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People/Characters: Francis Marion

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April 1865: The Month That Saved America by Jay WinikColonel
The Boy Spies with the Swamp Fox; or, The Story of General Marion and His Young Spies by James Otis
Celia Garth by Gwen Bristow"the Swamp Fox"
Dawn's Early Light by Elswyth Thane
Eminent Americans: Comprising Brief Biographies of Three Hundred and Thirty Distinguished Persons by Benson John Lossing
Francis Marion: Swamp Fox of the Carolinas by Elizabeth (Black) Carmer
Francis Marion: Swamp Fox of the Revolution by Beryl Williams Epstein
Francis Marion: The Swamp Fox by Kay Cornelius
Francis Marion: Young Swamp Fox by William O. Steele
Knight of the Revolution by Sidney W. Dean
The Santee: River of the Carolinas by Henry Savage Jr.
Spies, Scouts, and Raiders: Irregular Operations by William C. DavisSwamp Fox
The Swamp Fox: How Francis Marion Saved the American Revolution by John Oller
The Swamp Fox: Young folk's life of Gen. Francis Marion (Patriotic series for boys and girls : old rough and ready by John Frost
Top Secret Files: American Revolution: Spies, Secret Missions, and Hidden Facts from the American Revolution by Stephanie Bearce
An Uncivil War: The Southern Backcountry During the American Revolution (Perspectives on the American Revolution) by Ronald Hoffman
Washington's Immortals by Patrick K. O'Donnellthe Swamp Fox

Character description

Francis Marion (c. 1732 – February 27, 1795) was a military officer who served in the American Revolutionary War. Acting with the Continental Army and South Carolina militia commissions, he was a persistent adversary of the British in their occupation of South Carolina in 1780 and 1781, even after the Continental Army was driven out of the state in the Battle of Camden.

Due to his irregular methods of warfare, he is considered one of the fathers of modern guerrilla warfare and maneuver warfare, and is credited in the lineage of the United States Army Rangers. He was known as "The Swamp Fox".

Francis Marion in Wikipedia

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