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The Life And Times Of Sir William Johnson, Bart. V1

William L. Stone

The Life and Times of Sir William Johnson, Bart. Volume 1 is a comprehensive biography of Sir William Johnson, a prominent figure in colonial America during the 18th century. Written by William L. Stone, this book delves into the life of Johnson, who was a British colonial official, trader, and diplomat. The book covers Johnson's early life in Ireland and his journey to America, where he became involved in the fur trade and established a relationship with the Mohawk tribe. It also explores his role in the French and Indian War, including his leadership in the Battle of Lake George. Throughout the book, Stone provides a detailed account of Johnson's personal life, including his relationships with his family, friends, and colleagues. He also examines Johnson's impact on colonial America, particularly his efforts to maintain peace between the British and Native American tribes. Overall, The Life and Times of Sir William Johnson, Bart. Volume 1 is a fascinating and informative read for anyone interested in colonial American history, the fur trade, or the relationship between European settlers and Native American tribes.In Two Volumes. Contains Important Information Pertaining To Indian Affairs, Including First Time Printing, From The Original Manuscript, Two Journals Kept By Sir William Of Expeditions Through The Cantonments Of The Six Nations And The Ottawa Confederacy, Also With An Account Of The Language, Customs, Location And Numbers Of Indian Tribes.This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the old original and may contain some imperfections such as library marks and notations. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions, that are true to their original work.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Kessinger Publishing
  • Publish Date: Jul 9th, 2006
  • Pages: 572
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 9.00in - 6.00in - 1.27in - 1.83lb
  • EAN: 9781428638884
  • Categories: ReferenceDiaries & JournalsHistorical