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Barbarous years : the peopling of British North America : the conflict of civilizations, 1600-1675 / Bernard Bailyn.

Author/creator Bailyn, Bernard author.
Format Book and Print
EditionFirst Vintage Books edition.
Publication Info New York : Vintage Books, a dividion of Random House, Inc., 2013.
Copyright Notice ©2012
Descriptionxv, 614 pages : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 24 cm
Contents Foundations. -- The Americans -- Conquest: the Europeans -- Death on a coastal fringe -- The "hammerours" regime -- Recruitment, expansion, and transformation -- "A flood, a flood of bloud" -- Terra-Maria -- The Chesapeake's new world -- The Dutch farrago -- Carnage and civility in a developing hub of commerce -- Swedes, Finns, and the passion of Pieter Plockhoy -- God's conventicle, Bradford's lamentation -- The New-English Sionists: fault lines, diversity, and persecution -- Abrasions, utopians, and holy war -- Defiance and disarray -- Emergence -- The British Americans.
Abstract From an acclaimed historian of early America, a compelling account of the first great transit of people from Britain, Europe, and Africa to the British colonies of North America and their involvements with each other and the indigenous peoples of the eastern seaboard.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN9780375703461 (paperback)
ISBN0375703462 (paperback)

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Joyner General Stacks E191 .B35 2012 ✔ Available Place Hold