The Pequots in Southern New England: The Fall and Rise of an American Indian Nation
Before their massacre by Massachusetts Puritans in 1637, the Pequots were preeminent in southern New England. Their location on the eastern Connecticut shore made them important producers of the wampum required to trade for furs from the Iroquois. They were also the only Connecticut Indians to oppose the land-hungry English. For those reasons, they became the first victims...more
Paperback, 288 pages
Published March 15th 1993 by University of Oklahoma Press
(first published October 31st 1990)
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