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The scalp hunters : Abenaki ambush at Lovewell Pond, 1725 / Alfred E. Kayworth, Raymond G. Potvin.

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  • ISBN: 0828320756 (Paperback : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: 276 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.
  • Publisher: Boston : Branden Books, c2002.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. [266]-267) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: White tide rising : the colonist's thirst for native lands -- First Nations rebellion : disillusionment of the original people -- The French Canadians : the Fleur de Lis versus the Cross of St. George -- The first people : history and culture of the Pigwacket Indians -- The fight : the scalp hunter's ambush by Paugus and 80 warriors -- The way home : the survivor's long road home -- The aftermath : heroes; cowards, and a cover-up -- Profiles and ballads : the scalp hunters recalled in song and verse -- Rogers' raid on Odanak : revenge raid on a mission village -- Epilogue : Abenaki resurgence in the new millennium.

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  • 9 copies at Merrimack Valley Library Consortium. (Show)
  • 2 copies at Andover.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Collection Status Due Date
Memorial Hall Library 974 Kay (Text) Non-Fiction Available -
Memorial Hall Library Andover Room R 974 Kay (Text) Special Collection Available -
Subject: Pigwacket Fight, 1725
Abenaki Indians > Wars.
Abenaki Indians > Qu├ębec (Province) > Saint Francis River Valley > History.
Scalping > New England.
Tyngsborough (Mass. : Town) > History.
Dunstable (Mass. : Town) > History.
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