The John Couper Family at Cannon's Point (Google eBook)

Front Cover
Mercer University Press, Jul 1, 1996 - History - 240 pages
1 Review
Volume five of the Mercer Commentary on the Bible comprises commentaries on the deuterocanonical/apocryphal books which Martin Luther called useful and good for reading yet did not consider of the same authority as Scripture. Volume five of the Mercer Commentary on the Bible includes commentaries from the critically acclaimed Mercer Commentary on the Bible and appropriate articles from the equally well-received Mercer Dictionary of the Bible. This convenient yet thorough edition is for the classroom and for anyone who wishes to focus study on these particular texts.Drawing upon original document from the United States and Scotland, Ferguson has assembled a biography of John Couper, a St. Simons Island plantation owner renowned for his humane treatment of slave, bold horticultural experiments, lifelong civic service, and his far-reaching generosity.
  

What people are saying - Write a review

User Review - Flag as inappropriate

I have read the St. Simon's Trilogy, about John Couper's daughter Anne Couper Fraiser. I loved them. It made me realize what life was like for them back in those times. I am now with an Infentry man, and sometimes with what I read in the books I can understand what Anne felt. I can't wait to get to read this book. I am just fasinated with this family. 

Contents

III
5
IV
17
V
31
VI
43
VII
53
VIII
63
IX
77
X
93
XII
141
XIII
159
XIV
175
XV
183
XVI
189
XVII
207
XVIII
213
XIX
223

XI
115

Common terms and phrases

Popular passages

Page 13 - OATS [a grain which in England is generally given to horses, but in Scotland supports the people], Croker.

References to this book

Bibliographic information