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

Weidensaul, Scott. (Author). OverDrive, Inc. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780547539560 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2012.

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General Note: Electronic book.
Formatted 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.
Summary, etc.: Presents a history of the period during which the Eastern seaboard was a frontier between colonizing Europeans and Native Americans.
Reproduction Note: Electronic reproduction. Boston Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2012 Available via World Wide Web.
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.
Genre: Electronic books.

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