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

Overview
Works: 440 works in 1,984 publications in 2 languages and 21,730 library holdings
Genres: History  Juvenile works  Biography  Controversial literature  Portraits  Fiction  Biographies 
Roles: Author, Editor, Composer, Other
Classifications: E468, 943.6
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Most widely held works by John S. C Abbott
The mother at home; or, The principles of maternal duty by John S. C Abbott( Book )

70 editions published between 1800 and 2016 in English and held by 815 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 )

27 editions published between 1858 and 2010 in English and German and held by 585 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

30 editions published between 1860 and 1996 in English and held by 553 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 )

59 editions published between 1867 and 2010 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hernando Cortez by John S. C Abbott( Book )

33 editions published between 1856 and 2013 in English and held by 383 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The history of Napoleon Bonaparte by John S. C Abbott( Book )

9 editions published between 1883 and 1902 in English and held by 351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of King Philip, sovereign chief of the Wampanoags : including the early history of the settlers of New England by John S. C Abbott( Book )

37 editions published between 1857 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 319 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 Hortense, daughter of Josephine, queen of Holland, mother of Napoleon III by John S. C Abbott( Book )

13 editions published between 1870 and 2008 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Daniel Boone, pioneer of Kentucky by John S. C Abbott( Book )

25 editions published between 1872 and 2015 in English and held by 310 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. Boone's 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 eight
The French Revolution of 1789, as viewed in the light of republican institutions by John S. C Abbott( Book )

12 editions published between 1859 and 2013 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of Josephine by John S. C Abbott( Book )

41 editions published between 1851 and 1904 in English and held by 273 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Josephine by John S. C Abbott( Book )

26 editions published between 1851 and 1964 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

36 editions published between 1874 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 251 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
Christopher Carson, familiarly known as Kit Carson by John S. C Abbott( Book )

24 editions published between 1873 and 2013 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The child at home, or, The principles of filial duty, familiarly illustrated by John S. C Abbott( Book )

33 editions published between 1833 and 2012 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of the Chevalier de La Salle and his companions : in their explorations of the prairies, forests, lakes, and rivers, of the New world, and their interviews with the savage tribes, two hundred years ago by John S. C Abbott( Book )

26 editions published between 1873 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of Hernando Cortez by John S. C Abbott( Book )

27 editions published between 1855 and 2010 in English and held by 233 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of Maria Antoinette by John S. C Abbott( Book )

28 editions published between 1849 and 2013 in English and held by 194 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."
History of Henry the Fourth, king of France and Navarre by John S. C Abbott( Book )

28 editions published between 1856 and 2012 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The child at home, or, The principles of filial duty, familiarly illustrated
Alternative Names
Abbot, John S.C.

Abbott, John

Abbott, John S.

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

Abbott, John Stevens Cabot 1805-1877

Abbott, Joseph S.C. 1805-1877

Abotto

Cabot Abbott, John S. 1805-1877

John Stevens Cabot Abbott Amerikaans schrijver

John Stevens Cabot Abbott amerikansk författare

John Stevens Cabot Abbott amerikansk skribent

John Stevens Cabot Abbott escritor e historiador estadounidense

John Stevens Cabot Abbott historiador, escriptor i religiós estatunidenc

John Stevens Cabot Abbott scrittore e storico statunitense

John Stevens Cabot Abbott US-amerikanischer kongregationalistischer Geistlicher und Schriftsteller

جان استیونز کابوت ابوت نویسنده آمریکایی

애보트, 존 S. C

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アボット, ジョン

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Languages
English (630)

German (1)

Covers
Lives of the presidents of the United States of America : from Washington to the present timeHernando CortezHistory of King Philip, sovereign chief of the Wampanoags : including the early history of the settlers of New EnglandThe history of Hortense, daughter of Josephine, queen of Holland, mother of Napoleon IIIDavid Crockett : his life and adventuresChristopher Carson, familiarly known as Kit CarsonThe child at home, or, The principles of filial duty, familiarly illustratedHistory of Hernando Cortez