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Author Nickerson, Warren Sears, 1881-1966.

Title Early encounters--Native Americans and Europeans in New England : from the papers of W. Sears Nickerson / [edited by] Delores Bird Carpenter
Published East Lansing, Mich. : Michigan State University Press, 1994
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 258 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents Before the Mayflower: The Vikings and the French. The Wineland of Leif the Lucky. First Blood: The Death of the Carpenter of St. Malo. The Fight at Fortune: Champlain at Stage Harbor -- The Coming of the Mayflower. The Captain of the Mayflower. That Bright Dawn When Mayflower I First Sighted Cape. William Bradford's First Wife: A Suicide. The First Encounter. The Sparrow Hawk -- The French, the English, and the Indians: War in the Colonies, 1690-1745. Mary Corliss Neff. How the Smiths Came to Cape Cod: Mary Smith of Oyster River. Honor Bright: Elizabeth Vickery and the French Privateers. Exploit of a Cape Cod Indian at Louisbourg, 1745 -- Life and Legend on Cape Cod. A Cape Cod Colonial: Uncle Elathun's House. The Wading Place Path. Pompmo and the Legend of Paw Waw's Pond. Old Maushope's Smoke: A Cape Cod Indian Fog Legend -- Native American History and Genealogy. The Praying Indians of Lower Cape Cod. The Old Sagamore: Mattaquason of Monomoyick. Micah Rafe, Indian Man: Last Full Blood on Lower Cape Cod
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Indians of North America -- First contact with Europeans -- New England.
Indians of North America -- New England -- History.
New England -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Carpenter, Delores Bird.
ISBN 0585188238 (electronic bk.)
9780585188232 (electronic bk.)
(alk. paper)
(alk. paper)