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The Mayflower and the pilgrims' new world

Author: Nathaniel Philbrick
Publisher: New York, NY : G.P. Putnam's Sons, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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After a journey across the Atlantic, the Mayflower's passengers were saved from destruction with the help of the natives of the Plymouth region. For fifty years, peace was maintained as Pilgrims and Natives worked together. But that trust was broken with the next generation of leaders, and conflict erupted that nearly wiped out English and natives alike.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile literature
Named Person: William Bradford; Benjamin Church; William Bradford; Benjamin Church
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Nathaniel Philbrick
ISBN: 9780399247958 0399247955
OCLC Number: 163593114
Notes: Adaptation of: Mayflower : a story of courage, community, and war. New York : Viking, 2006.
Awards: A Junior Library Guild selection
Description: xii, 338 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Contents: List of characters --
The story we need to know --
Discovery: they knew they were pilgrims --
The Compact --
The plague --
Beaten with their own rod --
The heart of winter --
In a dark and dismal swamp --
Thanksgiving --
Community: The wall --
At death's door --
A New England --
The ancient mother --
The trial --
War: Kindling the flame --
Fuel to the enemy --
Keeping the faith --
The better side of the hedge --
The rock --
Time line --
Mayflower passenger list.
Other Titles: Mayflower.
Responsibility: Nathaniel Philbrick.
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After a journey across the Atlantic, the Mayflower's passengers were saved from destruction with the help of the natives of the Plymouth region. For fifty years, peace was maintained as Pilgrims and Natives worked together. But that trust was broken with the next generation of leaders, and conflict erupted that nearly wiped out English and natives alike.

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Nice adition to the library

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2009-04-16) Good Permalink

This is an adapted version of an adult book called Mayflower.  It is comprehensive and detailed with photographs and drawings. This will appeal only to those interested in the topic, and looking for specific information about the pilgrim's arrival. 

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