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The children of first man

Author: James Alexander Thom
Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, 1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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In the 12th Century, a Welsh prince and his band of men sail to America where they intermarry with Indian women to form a colony. The novel chronicles the colony's rise and fall, including the fate of its descendants, an Indian tribe near the Ohio River whose members have flaxen hair and grey-blue eyes. A story based on a Welsh legend. By the author of Follow the River.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Thom, James Alexander.
Children of first man.
New York : Ballantine Books, 1994
(OCoLC)755207120
Named Person: Madog ab Owain Gwynedd; Madog ab Owain Gwynedd
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Alexander Thom
ISBN: 0345370058 9780345370051
OCLC Number: 29389575
Description: 547 pages : map, portrait ; 24 cm
Responsibility: James Alexander Thom.
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In the 12th Century, a Welsh prince and his band of men sail to America where they intermarry with Indian women to form a colony. The novel chronicles the colony's rise and fall, including the fate of its descendants, an Indian tribe near the Ohio River whose members have flaxen hair and grey-blue eyes. A story based on a Welsh legend. By the author of Follow the River.

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