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The Yemassee.

  • 406 Pages
  • 4.36 MB
  • English
Hafner Pub. Co. , New York
Frontier and pioneer life -- Fiction., Yamassee Indians -- Fiction., South Carolina -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 -- Fiction., Beaufort (S.C.) -- Fic


South Carolina, Beaufort (

StatementEdited with introd., chronology, and bibliography, by Alexander Cowie.
SeriesAmerican fiction series
ContributionsCowie, Alexander, 1896- ed.
LC ClassificationsPZ3.S592 Y40, PS2848.Y5 Y40
The Physical Object
Paginationxliv, 406 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5855523M
LC Control Number62017006

The Yemassee book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Viewed from today's perspective, The Yemassee dramatically and unflinch /5. : The Yemassee (Masterworks of Literature) (): Simms, William Gilmore, Ridgely, Joseph V.: Books4/5(2).

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Written almost precisely a hundred years ago, The Yemassee now wears its faults more conspicuously than it once did, but it retains much of.

The Yemassee is historically the best known of the long fictions of William Gilmore Simms. Set on the South Carolina frontier, Simms’s third book-length fiction treats the Yemassee War ofwhen the Yemassee Indians, with their Spanish and Native American allies.

The Yemassee a romance of Carolina. New and rev. This edition published in by Belford, Clarke in Chicago.

Genre/Form: Fiction History Historical fiction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Simms, William Gilmore, Yemassee. New York, University Pub. The Yemassee: A Romance of Carolina is a novel written in by William Gilmore Simms.

It is the story of the politics of colonization and the start of a brutal genocide. The story is filled with. According to Morgan’s book, Dorothy Parker of the legendary Algonquin Round Table visited Yemassee, too, though she was said to have regarded the stay as the longest three weeks of.

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Learn More. The B&N Mastercard® Price: $ The Yemassee: A Romance of Carolina by William Gilmore Simms starting at $ The Yemassee: A Romance of Carolina has 13 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace. The Yemassee is considered his best novel, but Simms is mainly known as a writer of fiction, the scene of his novels is almost wholly southern.

He was for many years a member of the legislature, 3/5(1). The themes of The Yemassee by William Gilmore Simms include colonization, indigenous resistance, solidarity, father/son relationship, betrayal, and indigenous genocide. The novel follows the lives. "The first book-length study on a conflict so pivotal in early American, Native American, and southern history, The Yamasee War does not disappoint A talented historian, Ramsey guides his readers through the complex and tangled motivations that led to war and explores its consequences for all residents of the colonial South."Price: $ Yemassee Online’s November Spotlight features a varied collection of fiction, nonfiction, and poetry that skillfully explores the ways in which these relationships unfold.

We hope our readers are equally impressed by each of these offerings. November‘s Spotlight features the work of. Free 2-day shipping. Buy The Yemassee (Paperback) at Which airport is best for Yemassee. It's most likely you'll touch down at Charleston, SC (CHS-Charleston Intl.), which is 50 mi east of inner Yemassee.

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[William Gilmore Simms; David Moltke-Hansen] -- William Gilmore Simms was a 19th century poet, novelest and historian who was known for his antebellum Southern literature.

This work was originally. Welcome to the Town of Yemassee, South Carolina, the Focal Point of the Four Counties. The Town of Yemassee is located in northern Beaufort County on the banks of the Pocotaligo River and in eastern Hampton County right near the Interstate.

The Yemassee The Yemassee nation was originally from Spanish Florida (present day Georgia) but later moved to the coast of South Carolina near the mouth of the Savannah River to escape the Spanish governor.

During the summer the people lived on the beach in wigwams covered with palmetto leaves. During the fall, winter, and spring they lived. Point South / I / Yemassee KOA is located in Yemassee, South Carolina and offers great camping sites.

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Ridgely (Editor) $ Elliott Bay Book Company. Elliott Bay Book Company Tenth Avenue Seattle, WA U.S.A. Get in touch. Get in touch Email: [email protected] Phone: () The Yamasee War was a violent and bloody conflict between southeastern American Indian tribes and English colonists in South Carolina from to Ramsey's discussion of the war itself goes far beyond the coastal conflicts between Yamasees and Carolinians, however, and evaluates the regional diplomatic issues that drew Indian nations as far distant as the Choctaws in modern-day.

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