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Governor William Bradford's Letter Book

Governor William Bradford's Letter Book

by William Bradford
     
 

ISBN-10: 1557095809

ISBN-13: 9781557095800

Pub. Date: 01/28/2002

Publisher: Applewood Books

Gathered during Plymouth Colony's crucial first decade, Bradford's Letter Book served as a sourcebook for the Governor's well-known history, "Of Plymouth Plantation." This intriguing set of letters and documents offers us valuable first-hand acquaintance with the leadership of New England's first plantation. From this collection, we can better appreciate

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Gathered during Plymouth Colony's crucial first decade, Bradford's Letter Book served as a sourcebook for the Governor's well-known history, "Of Plymouth Plantation." This intriguing set of letters and documents offers us valuable first-hand acquaintance with the leadership of New England's first plantation. From this collection, we can better appreciate the complex reality that lies behind our idealized image of "the Pilgrim Fathers." Here we can see the conflicting motives and internal struggles, the misunderstandings and misrepresentations, and the practical considerations which combined to shape the lives of the early Plymouth colonists.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781557095800
Publisher:
Applewood Books
Publication date:
01/28/2002
Edition description:
REPRINT
Pages:
80
Sales rank:
1,256,819
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.21(d)

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