||Native peoples of the Americas
Native peoples of the Americas (Tucson, Ariz.)
||The whale in aboriginal Long Island culture -- Drift whales : a contentious asset -- Sachems, entrepreneurs, and conflicting sovereignties -- Origins of "ye whaling design" on Long Island -- New needs, old traditions : the cultural impact of "ye whale design" -- Debt peonage and indentured servitude -- Papasaquin's world : politics, economics, and family in seventeenth-century Long Island -- Leaving the shore : the end of an era.
||"This book highlights the essential contribution of Native peoples of the Northeast to shore whaling and the early development of Long Island"--Provided by publisher.
|Bibliography note||Includes bibliographical references (pages 203-224) and index.|
|ISBN||9780816537181 hardcover alkaline paper|
|ISBN||0816537186 hardcover alkaline paper|