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War out of Niagara

Howard Swiggett

War out of Niagara

Walter Butler and the Tory Rangters.

by Howard Swiggett

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Published by Columbia University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Butler, Walter, -- 1752?-1781,
  • American loyalists,
  • New York (State) -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783,
  • United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783

  • Edition Notes

    84590

    The Physical Object
    Pagination309 p. :
    Number of Pages309
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23265892M

      In lieu of an abstract, here is a brief excerpt of the content. ß anabian VOL. XVII TORONTO,DEC•:MB•:W, No. 4 FORT NIAGARA IN THE WAR OF SIDE-LIGHTS FROM AN UNPUBLISHED ORDER-BOOK HE United States embarked upon the war of inastate of singular military : E. C. Kyte. Niagara County, New York in the Civil War. The following is taken from Third Annual Report of the Bureau of Military Statistics of the State of New York, Albany: [The Bureau], (C. Wendell), When the people of our county were aroused by the threats of traitors, and particularly by the attack upon Sumter, they waited calmly though anxiously for the movements of the Government.

    "Niagara" is a nice little book, stringing together a series of anecdotes about Niagara Falls and its immediate region, especially from the mid 19th century to the mid 20th century. As histories go, it is fairly light (the author does not cite his facts, although he does include an extensive bibliography), but Pierre Berton is adept at telling /5(18).   On Ap Graham Phair will give the Society a glimpse at how the people of Niagara managed during World War II. Phair is the author of the recent book Snapshots of the Homefront: – The book is filled with photographs from the St. Catharines Standard collection.

      The McFarland House is along the Niagara River, south of Niagara-on-the-Lake. The house, built in , was occupied by both the British and Americans during the . In response to people staying at home and avoiding going out to eat, Visit Buffalo Niagara (VBN) has embarked upon an initiative to catalogue all of the restaurants that are offering take-out and.


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Buy War Out of Niagara: Walter Butler and the Tory Rangers by Howard Swiggett online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 2 editions - starting at $ Shop Range: $28 - $ The book chronicles the New York frontier struggle during the American Revolution, centering on the British Loyalist officer Walter Butler and his Rangers, noted for their role in the savage attacks on white settlers in the Wyoming Valley massacre and the Cherry Valley massacre.

War Out of Niagara, Walter Butler and the Tory Rangers Author. War Out of Niagara: Walter Butler and the Tory Rangers. Swiggett, Howard. Format Book Published New York, Columbia university press, Language English Series New York State Historical Association Series, No.2 War out of Niagara; b| Walter Butler War out of Niagara book the Tory rangers.

War Out of Niagara: Walter Butler and the Tory Rangers by SWIGGETT, Howard Seller Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA Published Condition. Genre/Form: Biographies History Military history Biography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Swiggett, Howard, War out of Niagara.

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