Very Poor and of a Lo Make: The Journal of Abner Sanger
Hardback by Lois Stabler. Journal of a literate and well-read man in the American Revolutionary period.
A daily account of life at home during the American Revolution with all of the rumors, concerns and tragedies which faced women, children and men like Abner Sanger. Daily journal entries provide information on clothing and food, education and literature, illness and medicine, and houses and tools. The journal provides insights into the migration and settlement of up country New England and for genealogist, the book lists more than 1,000 people.
Essential reading for those interested in the history of New England. Hardback