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Abbott, John S. C. (John Stevens Cabot) 1805-1877

Overview
Works: 519 works in 2,371 publications in 4 languages and 24,997 library holdings
Genres: History  Juvenile works  Biography  Controversial literature  Portraits  Fiction  Miscellanea  Biographies 
Roles: Author, Editor, Composer, Other, Actor
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Most widely held works by John S. C Abbott
History of King Philip, sovereign chief of the Wampanoags : including the early history of the settlers of New England by John S. C Abbott( )

41 editions published between 1857 and 2015 in English and held by 1,979 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Metacomet, younger son of Massasoit of the Wampanoags, was also known as King Philip. In 1662 he succeeded his brother, Wamsutta, as sachem or chief of the Wampanoag Indian tribe. Metacomet eamestly attempted to maintain his father's peaceful policies with the colonists, but the English pushed ever farther into Wampanoag lands, imposing their laws on the native people. He waged war against the colonists and their Native American allies in southern New England in 1675-1676
The history of Napoleon Bonaparte by John S. C Abbott( Book )

37 editions published between 1855 and 2004 in English and French and held by 855 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

South and North; or, Impressions received during a trip to Cuba and the South by John S. C Abbott( Book )

35 editions published between 1860 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mother at home : or, The principles of maternal duty familiarly illustrated by John S. C Abbott( Book )

67 editions published between 1800 and 2016 in English and held by 783 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Written by a Calvinist minister, this advice book to mothers on how to raise their children has a highly religious and moralistic flavor. Arguing that it is the mother's natural duty to raise her children, the author stresses the importance of teaching them to be obedient and religious
Austria, its rise and present power by John S. C Abbott( Book )

23 editions published between 1858 and 2010 in English and German and held by 629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of Josephine by John S. C Abbott( )

41 editions published between 1851 and 1900 in English and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Italy by John S. C Abbott( Book )

26 editions published between 1871 and 1996 in English and held by 608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of Italy from 700 BC to 1898
The French revolution of 1789 : as viewed in the light of republican institutions by John S. C Abbott( Book )

24 editions published between 1858 and 2012 in English and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Crockett : his life and adventures by John S. C Abbott( )

28 editions published between 1874 and 2016 in English and held by 511 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tennessee soldier and politician David Crockett played a significant role in his home state's history, but it is his legendary skill as a frontiersman and hunter that earned him an outsized reputation, eventually landing him a spot in the pantheon of American folk heroes. This engaging volume combines a factual account of Crockett's life along with some of the tall tales and over-the-top adventures with which he is credited
Daniel Boone, pioneer of Kentucky by John S. C Abbott( )

31 editions published between 1872 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daniel Boone is regarded as the first real American folk hero. Without his cunning bravery, settlement west of the Appalachians may not have been made possible for years. Boones Wilderness Road, which is still used today, helped bridge the Cumberland Gap, granting access to the state of Kentucky from Pennsylvania. Thanks to the writing of John S.C. Abbot, the life and genius of Boone can truly be appreciated through Daniel Boone: The Pioneer of Kentucky. Find out just how Boone crafted his Wilderness Trail, what he did to make it happen, and how he overcame the struggles of life in late eighteenth century America. All of Boones greatest achievements can be found in Abbotts words. Daniel Boone lived a modest life in his later years, settling down in St. Louis, where he managed land for the rest of his life
History of Madame Roland by John S. C Abbott( )

35 editions published between 1850 and 2017 in English and Chinese and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ben shu miao shu le luo lan fu ren cong tong nian kai shi de yi sheng jing li, bing dui ta suo can yu de li shi shi jian, dui qi si xiang fa zhan li cheng zuo le quan mian de miao shu he yan jiu
History of Hernando Cortez by John S. C Abbott( )

36 editions published between 1855 and 2017 in English and held by 452 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The astonishing tale includes accounts of the brutal behavior of the Conquistadors, the shocking bloodlust of the Aztecs, the cannibalism of Cortezs Indian allies, and the advanced technological level of Aztec society. The final battle and the resultant destruction of Tenochtitlan and its conversion into present-day Mexico City was not however the grand finale to Cortezs adventures. His triumphant return to Spain, his falling out with the queen of that nation, his return to the New World, and his death are all covered in this highly readable and satisfying biography
The history of Hortense, daughter of Josephine, queen of Holland, mother of Napoleon III by John S. C Abbott( Book )

16 editions published between 1870 and 2017 in English and held by 407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lives of the presidents of the United States of America : from Washington to the present time by John S. C Abbott( Book )

43 editions published between 1867 and 2010 in English and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Maria Antoinette by John S. C Abbott( Book )

42 editions published between 1849 and 2010 in English and held by 390 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Biography of Marie Antoinette, starting with the death of Charles VI, emperor of Austria, in 1770. It includes a description of her childhood, her life as queen, and her trial and execution. Each chapter heading includes a short summary of events
History of Maria Antoinette by John S. C Abbott( )

36 editions published between 1849 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abbott's history is a comprehensive study of Marie Antoinette's life, as he hopes to "give a faithful narrative of facts, and, so far as possible, to exhibit the soul of history."
Christopher Carson, familiarly known as Kit Carson by John S. C Abbott( Book )

24 editions published between 1873 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 340 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christopher Houston "Kit" Carson (December 24, 1809 - May 23, 1868) was an American frontiersman, fur trapper, wilderness guide, Indian agent, and U.S. Army officer. He became a frontier legend in his own lifetime via biographies and news articles. His (sometimes exaggerated) exploits were the subject of dime novels. In Christopher Carson, Familiarly Known as Kit Carson the Pioneer of the West, historian John Abbott traces the remarkable life of this early American icon
History of Henry the Fourth, king of France and Navarre by John S. C Abbott( Book )

30 editions published between 1856 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hernando Cortez by John S. C Abbott( Book )

23 editions published between 1856 and 2013 in English and held by 301 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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David Crockett : his life and adventures
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The history of Napoleon BonaparteSouth and North; or, Impressions received during a trip to Cuba and the SouthDavid Crockett : his life and adventuresHistory of Hernando CortezThe history of Hortense, daughter of Josephine, queen of Holland, mother of Napoleon IIILives of the presidents of the United States of America : from Washington to the present timeMaria AntoinetteChristopher Carson, familiarly known as Kit CarsonHernando Cortez
Alternative Names
Abbot, John S.C.

Abbott, John

Abbott, John 1805-1877

Abbott, John S.

Abbott, John S.‏ 1805-1877

Abbott John S. C.

Abbott, John S. C. 1805-1877

Abbott, John Stephen Cabot 1805-1877

Abbott, John Stephens Cabot 1805-1877

Abbott, John Stevens Cabot

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Abbott, Joseph S.C. 1805-1877

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John Stevens Cabot Abbott escritor e historiador estadounidense

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John Stevens Cabot Abbott historiador, pastor e escritor pedagógico americano

John Stevens Cabot Abbott scrittore e storico statunitense

John Stevens Cabot Abbott US-amerikanischer kongregationalistischer Geistlicher und Schriftsteller

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Languages
English (707)

German (2)

Chinese (2)

French (2)