Captors and captives : the 1704 French and Indian raid on Deerfield / Evan Haefeli and Kevin Sweeney.

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

GUSN

GUSN-146619

Description

xv, 376 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.

Details

Descriptive Terms

Abenaki Indians Wars.
Indian captivities
Indians of North America Wars 1600-1750.
History Queen Anne's War, 1702-1713.
History Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.

Originator

Haefeli, Evan, 1969-
Sweeney, Kevin, 1950-

Contents

Introduction : war and captivity -- Frontier town -- New France -- Natives and missions -- Between empires -- Warnings -- Assault -- Retreat -- Adopting captives -- Diplomacy and scandal -- Imperial and parallel wars -- Native villages -- Nobles and habitants -- New England imperialism -- Afterword : remembering February 29, 1704.

Publication

Amherst : University of Massachusetts Press

Publisher Series

Native Americans of the Northeast

Description

xv, 376 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.

Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 343-360) and index.

ISBN

1558494197 (alk. paper)

Call Number

Stacks E99.A13 H34 2003

Places

Massachusetts Deerfield.
United States
Deerfield (Mass.)