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God"s frontiersmen

John Randolph Willis

God"s frontiersmen

the Yale Band in Illinois.

by John Randolph Willis

  • 184 Want to read
  • 17 Currently reading

Published by University Press of America in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Presbyterian Church -- Illinois -- History.

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination245 p. ;
    Number of Pages245
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17638564M

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Everyday low /5(12). In Channel 4 (UK) in co-operation with Ulster Television produced a four episode mini-series and accompanying book entitled 'God's Frontiersmen - The Scots-Irish Epic' by Rory Fitzpatrick. The TV production was part drama, part documentary exploring the Ulster-Scot journey from Scotland to Ulster and then for many, onto America.

Alan Eckerts book The Frontiersmen is a story about the taming of West Virginia, Ohio, Indiana,Michigan, Kentucky and Illinois. This story focuses mostly on Simon Kenton who was a brave woodsman,fighter and scout.

At a very young age he was forced to leave his family and forge a life of his own. He fought alongside Daniel Boone, George Rogers /5.

God's Frontiersmen book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. First edition/5(3). The book is well written, but there's no plot or drive as to where the story is going. The many horrific battles between the white man and Native Americans are very descriptive and repetitious pages (half-way), back & forth, and on & on with atrocity and massacres.

No sympathy for Natives as white men built cabins on their native soil/5(31). Clan Carruthers Int Society CCIS Promptus et Fidelis “The Ulster immigrants became more Indianized than any other settler group, basing their calendar of farm work, their natural medicines and their fighting habits on what had been traditional for centuries among the natives of America.” (God’s Frontiersmen, The Scots-Irish Epic p71, by Rory Fitzpatrick).

: God's Frontiersmen: The Scots Irish Epic () by Fitzpatrick, Rory and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices/5(3). The Ulster Scots came to the north of Ireland in the 17th century and today constitute the dominant strain among Ulster Protestants.

They brought with them their Calvanist beliefs, a stern work ethic and a fiercely independent spirit. Religious discrimination led thousands of them to cross the Atlantic, where many became famous names in American history, including Davy.

Driven from their homeland, the Indians fought bitterly to keep a final stronghold east of the Mississippi. Savage cunning, strength, skill, and knowledge of the wilderness were their weapons, and the Indians used them mercilessly.

But they couldn't foresee the white men who would come later, men who loved the land as much as they did, who wanted it for their own/5(11). ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages ; 21 cm: Contents: The Illinois frontier --The formation of the Illinois Band --Agents of the American Home Missionary Society --Other members of the Illinois Band --The Illinois Band and education --The Illinois Band and congregationalism --The Illinois Band and contemporary social issues.

God's Frontiersmen. God's Frontiersmen, by Rory Fitzpatrick, tells the dramatic story of the Ulster Scots, or Scots-Irish as they are also known — Scottish Presbyterians who came to the north of Ireland in the seventeenth century and who constitute the dominant strain among Ulster Protestants today.

Aptly called the 'Frontiersmen of God', they brought with them their. Get this from a library. God's frontiersmen: the Scots-Irish epic. [Rory Fitzpatrick] -- Tells the dramatic story of the Scots-Irish (Scottish Presbyterians) who came to the north of Ireland in the 17th century. Economic hardship and religious discrimination led thousands to cross the.

No less importantly, The Frontiersmen is the story of wilderness America itself, its penetration and settlement, and it is Eckert's particular grace to be able to evoke life and meaning from the raw facts of this story.

In The Frontiersmen not only do we care about our long-forgotten fathers, we live again with them/5(). This book was published in This is from the flyleaf GOD'S FRONTIERSMEN tells the dramatic story of the Ulster-Scots,or Scots-Irish as they are also known - Scottish Presbyterians who came to the north of ireland in the seventeenth century and who constitue the dominant strain among Ulster Protestants to-day.

From God's Frontiersmen Excerpt from the book God's Frontiersmen The popular image of the Ulster Protestant purveyed by much of the world's press and television and by the authors of instant studies of the Irish question is that of a red-faced man, his features contorted,beating a large drum.

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Ward first encountered the. The first book in the six-volume series known as The Winning of America in hardcover and Narratives of America in paperback. One of Eckert's most popular books, this is a narrative history of the opening of Kentucky and the great Northwest Territory -- Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, Wisconsin and part of Minnesota -- during the period tothrough /5(31).

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(frontiersmen (pl)) → hombre m de la frontera. frontiersman may be said to resemble a shooting star!" He compares the frontiersman, who has never so much as opened a book in all his life, yet.

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Condition: Very Good. Used. Very good condition. Shipped within 2 working days of order About the book: From the first frontiersmen to the last gunslingers, Lewis boldly and vividly depicts the whole sweep of the American West--the pioneers, the cattle barons, the coming of the lawmen, and the Plains Indians' tragic demise.