Captive Histories: English, French, and Native Narratives of the 1704 Deerfield Raid

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This volume draws together an unusually rich body of original sources that tell the story of the 1704 French and Indian attack on Deerfield, Massachusetts, from different vantage points. Texts range from one of the most famous early American captivity narratives, John Williams's The Redeemed Captive, to the records of French soldiers and clerics, to little-known Abenaki and Mohawk stories of the raid that emerged out of their communities' oral traditions. Evan Haefeli and Kevin Sweeney provide a general introduction, ...

Captive Histories: English, French, and Native Narratives of the 1704 Deerfield Raid 2006, University of Massachusetts Press, Amherst

ISBN-13: 9781558495432

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Captive Histories: English, French, and Native Narratives of the 1704 Deerfield Raid 2006, University of Massachusetts Press

ISBN-13: 9781558495425

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