Dawnland Encounters: Indians and Europeans in Northern New England

by Colin G. Calloway (Editor)

Hardcover, 1991

Status

Available

Call number

E99.A13 C354

Publication

UPNE (1991), Edition: First Edition, 311 pages

Description

Colin G. Calloway collects, for the first time, documents describing the full range of encounters of Indians and Europeans in northern New England during the Colonial era. His comprehensive and highly readable introduction to the subject of Indian and European interaction in northern New England covers early encounters, missionary efforts, diplomacy, war, commerce, and cultural interchange and features a wide range of primary sources, including narratives, letters, account books, treaties, and council proceedings. Together with period illustrations, the documents testify to the richness and variety of the inter-ethnic relations in northern New England. They also show that while conflict certainly occurred, the encounters were also marked by cooperation and accommodation.… (more)

Language

Original language

English

Physical description

311 p.

ISBN

0874515262 / 9780874515268

Barcode

34662000513397
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