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The first frontier : the forgotten history of struggle, savagery, and endurance in early America / Scott Weidensaul.

(Author).
  • ISBN: 9780151015153
  • ISBN: 0151015155
  • Description: xxi, 474 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt,

Available copies

  • 7 copies at NOBLE (All Libraries).

Current holds

0 current holds with 7 total copies.

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Danvers Adult Nonfiction F 106 W45 2012 (Text to phone) Available -
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Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Note: Pt. 1. "So Many Nations, People, and Tongues" -- Mawooshen -- Before Contact -- Stumbling onto a Frontier -- pt. 2. "Let Us Not Live to Bee Enslaved" -- "Why Should You Be So Furious?" -- Between Two Fires -- "Our Enimies Are Exceedeing Cruell" -- "Oppressions, Grievances & Provocacons" -- pt. 3. "We That Came out of This Ground" -- "One Head One Mouth, and One Heart" -- The Long Peace Ends -- War Chief, Peace Chief -- Endings.
Subject: Frontier and pioneer life > East (U.S.)
Indians, Treatment of > East (U.S.) > History.
Whites > East (U.S.) > Relations with Indians > History.
Indians of North America > East (U.S.) > History.
Whites > East (U.S.) > History.
Immigrants > East (U.S.) > History.
East (U.S.) > History.
East (U.S.) > Race relations > History.
North America > History > Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.
North America > History, Military.