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Contested Passages: Coastal and Inland Homelands, , and Internment by the “City Upon a Hill”

Christine M. DeLucia

in Memory Lands: King Philip's War and the Place of Violence in the Northeast

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780300201178
eISBN:
9780300231120
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300201178.003.0002
Subject:
Society and Culture, Native American Studies

This chapter examines the area around Boston Harbor and how Algonquians as well as Massachusetts Bay colonists engaged in contestations beginning in the seventeenth century. It begins by unpacking ... More


Emergence, 1603–1650

Thomas M. Truxes

in The Overseas Trade of British America: A Narrative History

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9780300159882
eISBN:
9780300161304
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300159882.003.0003
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

Chapter 2 of The Overseas Trade of British America depicts the birth pangs of long-distance trade in each of four regions where England struggled to gain a foothold in the New World: Newfoundland, ... More


“Hee Had Lost a Great Many Men in the Warr”: The Nipmucs and Ann Wompas in King Philip’s War

Jenny Hale Pulsipher

in Swindler Sachem: The American Indian Who Sold His Birthright, Dropped Out of Harvard, and Conned the King of England

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780300214932
eISBN:
9780300235548
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300214932.003.0008
Subject:
History, Indian History

This chapter looks at the war between the colonists and many of the surrounding Native peoples in New England, which began in late June 1675. Initially, it involved only the English of Plymouth ... More


A Rabble in Arms: Massachusetts Towns and Militiamen during King Philip's War

Kyle F. Zelner

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814797181
eISBN:
9780814797464
Item type:
book
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814797181.001.0001
Subject:
History, Military History

While it lasted only sixteen months, King Philip's War (1675–1676) was arguably one of the most significant of the colonial wars that wracked early America. As the first major military crisis to ... More


Plymouth and the Bay

Francis J. Bremer

in One Small Candle: The Story of the Plymouth Puritans and the Beginning of English New England

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780197510049
eISBN:
9780197510070
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197510049.003.0010
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century, British and Irish Early Modern History

During the 1620s the colony faced various challenges, some centering on a settlement to the north that came to be dominated by Thomas Morton. Morton was accused of selling guns and liquor to Natives ... More


Congregations: Masculine Form and Reluctant Women in Puritan Testimony

Sarah Rivett

in The Science of the Soul in Colonial New England

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9780807835241
eISBN:
9781469600789
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9780807835241.003.0003
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This chapter traces the arrival in 1633 of shiploads of hundreds of passengers from London to the New World settlements along the Massachusetts Bay Colony. Here the ministers aided the colonists in ... More


Of Paper

John Kenneth Galbraith and James K. Galbraith

in Money: Whence It Came, Where It Went

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780691171661
eISBN:
9781400889082
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691171661.003.0005
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics

This chapter discusses the history of paper money. The history of paper money issued by a government belongs to the Americans. Bank paper and government paper share many things in common. Bank notes ... More


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