Big Chief Elizabeth

Big Chief Elizabeth

The Adventures and Fate of the First English Colonists in America

Book - 2000
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Baker & Taylor
A compelling historical account of England's relations with the Native American tribes of North America follows Manteo, a captive native who was taken to England in 1586 and returned a year later with one hundred English colonists who then disappeared into the American wilderness. 20,000 first printing.

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London-based writer Milton ( Nathaniel's Nutmeg ) traces attempts by English adventures to claim, divide, and colonize North America, from Richard Hore's 1536 journey through Walter Raleigh's extravagant expeditions to Roanoke Island and Jamestown, which led to the first permanent English settlements in the New World. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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A historical account of England's relations with the Native American tribes of North America examines the fate of one hundred English colonists who arrived in the new world in 1587 and then disappeared into the wilderness.

Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus ,and Giroux, 2000
ISBN: 9780374265014
Branch Call Number: 970.00497 M642b 2000
Characteristics: 352 p. cm

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