Fort Pulaski National Monument Georgia Classic Reprint

Fort Pulaski National Monument  Georgia  Classic Reprint
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Excerpt from Fort Pulaski National Monument, Georgia Fearing an attack by their perennial enemies at St. Augustine during the French and Indian War, Colonial leaders advocated the construction of a fort on Cockspur Island to protect the growing port at Savannah. As a result Fort George, a palisaded log blockhouse and earthen fortification, was begun on Cockspur in 1761. This pioneer fortification upon Cockspur served as a protection for Savan nah harbor and intermittently enforced quaran tine and customs regulations until 1776, when it was abandoned upon the approach Of the British fleet. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.

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Fort Pulaski National Monument  Georgia  Classic Reprint
  • Author : United States Department of Th Interior
  • Publisher : Forgotten Books
  • Release Date : 2017-10-28

Excerpt from Fort Pulaski National Monument, Georgia Fearing an attack by their perennial enemies at St. Augustine during the French and Indian War, Colonial leaders advocated the construction of a fort on Cockspur Island to protect the growing port at Savannah. As a result Fort George, a palisaded log blockhouse

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Master Plan  Fort Pulaski National Monument  Georgia  Classic Reprint
  • Author : U. S. National Park Service
  • Publisher : Forgotten Books
  • Release Date : 2018-04-28

Excerpt from Master Plan, Fort Pulaski National Monument, Georgia For more than two centuries, Cockspur Island has had an unbroken history of use for defensive purposes, serving as the site of three forts. Beacons, lighthouses, and quarantine stations, dating back to the 18th century, have utilized sites on the island.

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Preserving Nature in the National Parks
  • Author : Richard West Sellars
  • Publisher : Yale University Press
  • Release Date : 1999-01-01

This book traces the epic clash of values between traditional scenery-and-tourism management and emerging ecological concepts in the national parks, America’s most treasured landscapes. It spans the period from the creation of Yellowstone National Park in 1872 to near the present, analyzing the management of fires, predators, elk, bear, and

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Historical Sketch of the Chatham Artillery during The Confederate Struggle for Independence
  • Author : Charles Colcock Jones
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release Date : 2021-09-01

Reprint of the original, first published in 1867.

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Small Park  Large Issues  Desoto National Memorial and the Commemoration of a Difficult History
  • Author : David Whisnant,Anne Mitchell Whisnant
  • Publisher : CreateSpace
  • Release Date : 2013-02-23

The authors have accessed and assembled numerous archival documents essential to understanding the history of the DeSoto National Memorial.

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Historic Lighthouse Preservation Handbook
  • Author : Candace Clifford
  • Publisher : U.S. Government Printing Office
  • Release Date : 1997

Read online Historic Lighthouse Preservation Handbook written by Candace Clifford, published by U.S. Government Printing Office which was released on 1997. Download full Historic Lighthouse Preservation Handbook Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle.

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Gettysburg National Military Park  Pennsylvania
  • Author : Frederick Tilberg
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1962

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Hoosiers and the American Story
  • Author : Madison, James H.,Sandweiss, Lee Ann
  • Publisher : Indiana Historical Society
  • Release Date : 2014-10-01

A supplemental textbook for middle and high school students, Hoosiers and the American Story provides intimate views of individuals and places in Indiana set within themes from American history. During the frontier days when Americans battled with and exiled native peoples from the East, Indiana was on the leading edge

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The Gullah People and Their African Heritage
  • Author : William S. Pollitzer
  • Publisher : University of Georgia Press
  • Release Date : 2005-11-01

The Gullah people are one of our most distinctive cultural groups. Isolated off the South Carolina-Georgia coast for nearly three centuries, the native black population of the Sea Islands has developed a vibrant way of life that remains, in many ways, as African as it is American. This landmark volume

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It Comes from the People
  • Author : Mary Ann Hinsdale,Helen Matthews Lewis,S. Maxine Waller
  • Publisher : Temple University Press
  • Release Date : 1995

The closing of local mines and factories collapsed the economic and social structure of Ivanhoe, Virginia, a small, rural town once considered a dying community "on the rough side of the mountain." Documenting the creative survival techniques developed by Ivanhoe citizens in the aftermath, It Comes from the People tells

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Southern Literature from 1579 1895
  • Author : Louise Manly
  • Publisher : Kraus Reprint. Company
  • Release Date : 1895

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The Birds of America
  • Author : John James Audubon
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2013

'Birds of America' is one of the best known natural history books ever produced and also one of the most valuable - a complete set sold at auction in December 2010 for 7.3 million, which is a world record.

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History of Wilkinson County  Georgia
  • Author : Davidson,Victor Davidson
  • Publisher : Genealogical Publishing Com
  • Release Date : 2009-06-01

This consolidated reprint of three pamphlets by Mr. David Dobson endeavors to shed light on some 1,000 Irish men and women and their families who emigrated to North America between roughly 1775 and 1825. In the majority of cases, the lists provides us with most of the following particulars: name, date of birth,

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The Colored Patriots of the American Revolution
  • Author : William Cooper Nell
  • Publisher : Lulu.com
  • Release Date : 1855

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One Side By Himself
  • Author : Ronald Barney
  • Publisher : Utah State University Press
  • Release Date : 2001

"What an astonishing life and what a remarkable biography. Lewis Barney's sojourn on the hard edge of the American frontier is a forgotten epic. Not only does this book tell of an amazing personal odyssey from his birth in upstate New York in 1808 to his death in Mancos, Colorado, in 1894,

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