... the savagery of conflict, the labour of reclamation, and the ardours of the chase, the American nation was born. There that wonderful and virile democracy, imbued with the courage and tenacity of its forefathers, but fired with an eager and passionate... Frontiers - Page 55by Marquess George Nathaniel Curzon Curzon of Kedleston - 1908 - 58 pagesFull view
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George Nathaniel Curzon Marquis of Curzon - 1907 - 58 pages
...forefathers, but fired with an eager and passionate exaltation, sprang into being. The panorama of characters and incidents, already becoming ancient...clears away the forests and plants his log hut in the clearings. There follow him in swift succession the rancher with his live-stock, the miner with...