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Time of Anarchy

Indigenous Power and the Crisis of Colonialism in Early America

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$39.95 • £31.95 • €36.00

ISBN 9780674976177

Publication Date: 01/04/2022


352 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

12 photos, 13 maps


  • Note on Names and Dates
    • Map: Indigenous Nations, ca. 1675
    • Anonymous (Chesapeake Algonquian), Map of Iroquoia. Proceedings of the Governor and Council (1678–1683). Collections of the Maryland State Archives.
    • Map: English Colonies, ca. 1675
    • Augustine Herrman, Virginia and Maryland As it is Planted and Inhabited this present year 1670 (London, 1673). Courtesy of the John Carter Brown Library at Brown University.
  • Prologue
  • 1. The Struggle for Order in Gandastogue and English America
  • 2. Rumors of Wars
  • 3. The Susquehannock Scattering
  • 4. The Contagion of Conspiracy
  • 5. Covenants
  • 6. Capturing Iroquoia
  • 7. Susquehannock Resurgence and Colonial Crisis
  • Epilogue
  • Abbreviations
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

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