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Puritans among the Indians

Accounts of Captivity and Redemption, 1676–1724

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PAPERBACK

$34.50 • £27.95 • €31.00

ISBN 9780674738997

Publication Date: 03/15/1986

Short

286 pages

6 x 9 inches

11 halftones, 1 map

Belknap Press

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Until the publication of Puritans among the Indians, there was no edition of captivity narratives that so successfully brought together the twin themes of literature and ethnohistory… It is a joy to read a book so well made, intelligently edited, and carefully annotated…a model collection.Western Historical Quarterly

An exceptionally readable introduction to literature which is not only a significant source for colonial history and ethnography but also a revealing illustration of the Puritan religious vision.Church History

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