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A New Voyage to Carolina by John Lawson

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Published by IndyPublish.com .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • American history,
  • Local history,
  • Travel writing,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: American,
  • USA,
  • Essays & Travelogues,
  • United States - Colonial Period,
  • United States - State & Local - General

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages240
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11645155M
ISBN 101404321705
ISBN 109781404321700

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The book was an instant success, and several editions were published, including versions in German and French. The resulting publicity attracted many settlers to the colony of North Carolina. In Lawson returned to London to oversee the publication of his book, A New Voyage to Carolina/5(28). A New Voyage to Carolina; Containing the Exact Description and Natural History of That Country: Together with the Present State Thereof. And a Journal of a Thousand Miles, Travel'd Thro' Several Nations of Indians. Giving a Particular Account of Their Customs, Manners, &c. by John Lawson, A New Voyage to Carolina Containing the exact description and natural history of that country; together with the present state thereof; and a journal of a thousand miles, travel'd thro' several nations of Indians; giving a particular account of their customs, manners, etc. Language: English: LoC Class: F United States local history: The South. John Lawson's A New Voyage to Carolina, published for the first time in , is among the most comprehensive accounts of North American Indian culture and natural history written during the American colonial period.A London native, Lawson arrived in Charles Towne (present-day Charleston, S.C.) in August and soon set off on a mile trek through the wilderness .

New Voyages to Carolina offers a bold new approach for understanding and telling North Carolina’s history. Recognizing the need for such a fresh approach and reflecting a generation of recent scholarship, eighteen distinguished authors have sculpted a broad, inclusive narrative of the state’s evolution over more than four centuries. A New Voyage to Carolina By John Lawson Edited by Hugh Talmage Lefler. View Inside. pp., x E-Book $ Sony Ebooks Kobo eBooks Ebooks Corp. - Barnes and Noble Ebooks Google eBookstore Amazon Kindle. John Lawson's amazingly detailed yet lively book is easily one of the most valuable of the early histories of the. John Lawson's amazingly detailed yet lively book is easily one of the most valuable of the early histories of the Carolinas, and it is certainly one of the best travel accounts of the early eighteenth-century colonies. An inclusive account of the manners and customs of the Indian tribes of that day, it is also a minute report of the soil, climate, trees, plants, animals, and fish in the Carolinas. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle .

: A New Voyage to Carolina () by Lawson, John and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices.4/5(65). Containing the exact description and natural history of that country, together with the present state thereof; and a journal of a thousand miles, travelled through several nations of Indians, giving a particular account of their customs, manners, etc. Originally published in A New Voyage to Carolina (London, ). Other editions of this work appeared under the titles, The History of Carolina or Lawson's History of Carolina. Online versions of this work: John Lawson, A New Voyage to Carolina, at Project Gutenberg; John Lawson, A New Voyage to Carolina, at Documenting the South, University of North Carolina; Notes. Get this from a library! A new voyage to Carolina. [John Lawson; Hugh Talmage Lefler] -- John Lawson's amazingly detailed yet lively book is easily one of the most valuable of the early histories of the Carolinas, and it is certainly one of the best travel accounts of the early.