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4 edition of Betty Zane found in the catalog.

Betty Zane

by Zane Grey

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Published by Grosset & Dunlap in New York .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Paginationxii, [2], 291 p.
Number of Pages291
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24370685M
OCLC/WorldCa19242230

Betty Zane Zane Grey. Literature/Poetry; 1, rating. If you like old west this is the book for you. Betty Zane is a not so well known heroine of the Revolutionary War. I love the story of Betty Zane and so will you. She taught me to not be afraid of death. People may kill your body but they can't kill your soul.4/5(K).   As a descendant of Betty Zane, I found the book to be very enjoyable. How exciting it was to picture the everyday life of an ancestor. I know that the book is fiction, but it is also based on events and people who were real. Betty's run for gunpowder, is a documented fact, as was much of the history presented.5/5(5).

In , Zane Grey, the outstanding author of western novels and a descendant of the illustrious Colonel Zane, published a fictionalized account of the story and titled his book simply Betty Zane, secure in the knowledge that every reader would already be familiar with the basic theme of his novel. Unfortunately during the last half-century. This is a nice old book. A very old, original, dated, hardcover book titled: Betty Zane. By Zane Grey and illustrated by Lloyd Weidner. Book is in good or better condition with light cover wear, and binding a little Rating: % positive.

Synopsis of Betty Zane. Betty Zane is the story of the first settlers in the Ohio Valley, and their fight for survival during the Revolutionary war. The British have organized and incited the various eastern tribes to attack American 'Rebels' in this lesser know theater of the war. Read Betty Zane online by Zane Grey at , the free online library full of thousands of classic books. Now you can read Betty Zane free from the comfort of your computer or mobile phone and enjoy other many other free books by Zane Grey. ReadCentral has helped thousands of people read books online without the need for sign-ups or downloads, simply choose your .


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Betty Zane by Zane Grey Download PDF EPUB FB2

The background of the book is interesting, in that Betty Zane, a real life hero in one of the last battles in the Revolutionary War is an ancestor of Zane Grey, the author of this book. Grey introduces this background in the beginning of this audiobook.4/5().

Betty Zane is a romantic novel based on real life people and events. Betty Zane was pivotal during the siege of Ft.

Henry, the final battle of the American Revolution. This book depicts the pioneer times which are the history of America. Grey's perspective is one of gallantry, and heroes saving innocent women/5().

Betty Zane is a romantic novel based on real life people and events. Betty Zane was pivotal during Betty Zane book siege of Ft. Henry, the final battle of the American Revolution.

This book depicts the pioneer times which are the history of America. Grey's perspective is one of gallantry, Betty Zane book heroes saving innocent women/5(). Undated, but the list of Zane Gray's works in the list opposite the title page shows titles only from (Betty Zane) to Mysterious Rider ().

Hinges neatly repaired; boards have some staining and yawning, spine darkened. Inspired by the life and adventures of his own great-great grandmother, Betty Zane was Zane Grey's first novel and launched his career as a master writer of rousing frontier and Western adventures.

Betty Zane is the story of the events culminating in the last battle of the American Revolution, when two hundred Redcoats from British-controlled Detroit along with /5(64).

Other articles where Betty Zane is discussed: Wheeling: Zane Grey’s first published work, Betty Zane (), depicts the legendary heroism of his ancestor, who braved gunfire to carry powder from an outlying cabin during that siege. In the site was chartered as a town called Zanesburg.

Two years later the county seat was moved from West Liberty. Betty Zane by Zane Grey Page 1 of TO THE BETTY ZANE CHAPTER OF THE DAUGHTERS OF THE REVOLUTION THIS BOOK IS RESPECTFULLY DEDICATED BY THE AUTHOR NOTE In a quiet corner of the stately little city of Wheeling, West Va., stands a monument on which is inscribed.

Betty Zane, American frontier heroine whose legend of valour in the face of attack by American Indians provided the subject of literary chronicle and fiction.

Zane lived in her native Virginia (now part of West Virginia) in the town of Wheeling, which was founded in by her older brothers. Grey's scarce first book, published at his own expense.

This is a contemporary presentation copy, inscribed and signed by the author on a sheet pasted to the front endpaper, within his hand-drawn border: "To Miss Myra Emmons A Merry Christmas and. Betty Zane’s descendant, Zane Grey, the author of numerous western novels, wrote a fictionalized account of Betty’s story and titled his book simply, Betty Zane.

When Zane Grey could not find a publisher for the book, he published it himself in using his wife’s money. Zane Grey's first trilogy-- Betty Zane, The Last Trail, and The Spirit of the Border together in one volume.

Inspired by the life and adventures of the author's great-great grandmother, Betty Zane tells the story of the last battle of the American Revolution, in which the heroine was a young, spunky, and beautiful frontier girl named Betty Zane.5/5(5).

Betty Zane strays from the usual Western tale, which usually has a man as the hero. Betty is brave and heroic, but never fear - there is a sweetheart to be reunited with in the end. Life along the Ohio River in frontier days is authentically depicted in this saga.

Zane Grey lists 3 books related to the location and time period concerning the character 'Betty Zane'. Betty Zane 2. The Last Trail 3. Spirit of the Border ALL are worth reading as depicts the history of the Ohio River and area surrounding the river.5/5(2). Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg.

Project Gutenberg; 61, free ebooks; 33 by Zane Grey; Betty Zane by Zane Grey. Download; Bibrec; Bibliographic Record. Author: Grey, Zane, Title: Betty Zane Note: Early American Heroine Language: English: LoC Class: PS: Language and Literatures: American and.

Make Offer - Betty Zane by Zane Grey - Abridged Edition () HB Saalfield Publishing VTG Zane Grey BOOK LOT- DESERT GOLD, BETTY ZANE, WANDERER OF. Book Description HTML Betty Zane becomes a heroine in the Revolutionary War on the American frontier when she defends Fort Henry in western Virginia wilderness.

Get this from a library. Betty Zane. [Zane Grey] -- After the success of Zane Grey's first novel, Betty Zane, first published inGrey gave up his dental practice in New York City to concentrate on writing the westerns that would make him as rich.

With the publication of the book Betty Zane by Zane Grey inshe would rank just under Daniel Boone and Davy Crockett in the pantheon of American frontier history for many years. Betty Zane’s courageous act was the defining event of Wheeling’s early days. (Text by Joe Roxby from the book, Legendary Locals of Wheeling).

SS Betty Zane (MC contract ) was a Liberty ship built in the United States during World War was named after Betty Zane, a frontier heroine of the American Revolutionary War and ancestor of author Zane Grey.

The ship was laid down by North Carolina Shipbuilding Company in their Cape Fear River yard on Novemthen launched on Decem Speed: 11 knots (20 km/h; 13 mph).

Betty Zane by Zane Grey Home > Read CHAPTER I. of Betty Zane, free online book, by Zane Grey, on Add to Bookshelf. CHAPTER I. The Zane family was a remarkable one in early days, and most of its members are historical characters.

The first Zane of whom any trace can be found was a Dane of aristocratic lineage, who was exiled. Zane Greys first trilogy--Betty Zane, The Last Trail, and The Spirit of the Border--now available for the first time in one big volume!Inspired by the life and adventures of the authors great-great grandmother, Betty Zane tells the story of the last battle of the American Revolution, in which the heroine was a young, spunky, and beautiful frontier girl named Betty Zane/5.Zane Grey was one of the prominent authors of America who used to write his novels based on the western fiction genre.

He was born as Pearl Zane Gray on Janu in Zanesville, Ohio, United States. Zane died on Octo at the age of 67 in Altadena, California.Sequels by Charles G. Pfeiffer Director, Zane Grey's West Society Zane Grey wrote several books as sequels to previous works. In the list below, related book titles are grouped together.

Betty Zane Spirit of the Border Last Trail Drift Fence Hash Knife Outfit Forlorn River Nevada Knights of the Range.