Born Fighting

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Born Fighting
Author Jim Webb
Country United States
Language English
Genre history
Publisher Broadway
Publication date
October 5, 2004
Pages 384 pp (first edition)
ISBN ISBN 978-0-7679-1688-2

Born Fighting: How the Scots-Irish Shaped America (ISBN 978-0-7679-1688-2) is a book by Jim Webb published in 2004. It is an history of the Scots-Irish in the United States. Webb maintains that Scots-Irish attitudes form the bedrock of American society, especially among the working class. Webb details the history of many US Presidents of Scots-Irish ancestry.