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Tin horns and calico

Henry Christman

Tin horns and calico

a decisive episode in the emergence of democracy

by Henry Christman

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Published by Hope Farm Press in Cornwallville, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Antirent War, N.Y., 1839-1846.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Henry Christman ; introd. by Carl Carmer.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD199 .C52 1975
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 377 p., [8] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages377
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5256529M
    LC Control Number75329851

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Aug 31,  · Henry Christman, an Albany newspaperman who lived on Shaver Pond Road in the Town of Grafton, and who was a friend there of Granville Hicks (author of Small Town and many other books and articles), Tin horns and calico book Tin Horns and Calico, the definitive book on the anti-rent war.

My high school history courses never even mentioned the Anti-Rent War. Sep 08,  · Calico and Tin Horns by Candace Christiansen, Thomas Locker (Illustrator) they listen for the sound of faraway horns that signal them to don calico and leather costumes and ride out with the "Calico Indians." this handsome picture book takes a unique approach to historical fiction and will be of particular interest to those who Author: Candace Christiansen.

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See the seller’s listing for full Seller Rating: % positive. Get this from a library. Calico and tin horns. [Candace Christiansen; Thomas Locker] -- Hannah's parents think that she is too young to be involved in their resistance against their unfair landlord, until the sheriff's posse comes after her father and his fellow rebel farmers and Hannah.

Tin Horns and Calico: A Decisive Episode in the Emergence of Democracy by Christman, Henry. Cornwallville, NY: Hope Farm Press.

Tin Horns and Calico, a Decisive Episode in the Emergence of Democracy by Henry Christman ISBN Good. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some.

About this Book Catalog Record Details. Tin horns and calico: a decisive episode in the emergence of Christman, Henry, View full catalog record. Calico and Tin Horns Candace Christiansen, Author, Thomas Buy this book In New York's Hudson River Valley inHannah's father and brother join other farmers in a risky gambit to free.

Tin horns and calico; the story of the anti-rent rebellion. Additional title: Tin horns and calico; a decisive episode in the emergence of democracy.

Collection. Collection of book jackets. Dates / Origin Date Issued: Date Issued: Library locations General Research Division Shelf locator: *IIA+ (New York Public Library. Calico and Tin Horns by Candace Christiansen, Thomas Locker (Illustrator) starting at $ Calico and Tin Horns has 1 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace.

Get this from a library. Tin horns and calico; a decisive episode in the emergence of democracy. [Henry Christman]. In Christiansen's dramatization, young Hannah is curious about her parents' mysterious preparations and the gatherings of masked neighbors, costumed in calico.

Summoned by a tin horn, the men have ridden away when she spies the sheriff and his troop and saves the day, calling the farmers back with the horn; in a bloodless encounter, they win.

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