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The Montaukett Indians of Eastern Long Island

Author: John A Strong
Publisher: Syracuse, N.Y. : Syracuse University Press, 2006.
Series: Iroquois and their neighbors.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st pbk. edView all editions and formats
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"Although the Montaukett were among the first tribes to establish relations with the English in the seventeenth century, until now very little has been written about the evolution of their interaction with the settlers. John A. Strong, a noted authority on the Indians of New York State's Long Island, has written a concise history that focuses on the issues of land tenure in the relations between the English and the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John A Strong
ISBN: 0815630956 9780815630951
OCLC Number: 166322287
Description: xx, 196 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm.
Contents: A clash of cultures --
From accommodation to subjugation: 1649-1670 --
Land and labor: 1670-1740 --
Missions, migrations, and protest: 1740-1800 --
Continuity and change: 1800-1880 --
The engine of progress: 1880-1900 --
The trial: 1900-1910 --
Appeal and defeat: 1910-1936 --
Nadir and resurgence: 1940-1999.
Series Title: Iroquois and their neighbors.
Responsibility: John A. Strong.

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The Montaukett were among the first tribes to establish relations with the English in the seventeenth century. Focusing on the issues of land tenure in the relations between the English and the  Read more...

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"Perhaps no one is better qualified to write a history of the Montaukett Indians than John A. Strong. For nearly twenty years, his writings on the Algonquin people of Long Island have filled an Read more...

 
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