Hellish fiends and brutish men

Amerindian-Euroamerican interaction in southern New England : an interdisciplinary analysis, 1600-1750 by William John Burton

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  • Indians of North America -- New England -- History,
  • New England -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775

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Statementby William John Burton
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 385 leaves
Number of Pages385
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14827120M

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