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Roger Williams : founder of Rhode Island

Author: Michael Burgan
Publisher: Minneapolis, Minn. : Compass Point Books, ©2006.
Series: Signature lives.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book describes the life and accomplishments of Roger Williams, who founded Rhode Island and who was the first American leader to support what today's citizens know as the separation of church and state.
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Genre/Form: Literature
Biographies
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Roger Williams; Roger Williams; Roger Williams
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Burgan
ISBN: 0756515963 9780756515966
OCLC Number: 61478681
Description: 112 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), maps ; 24 cm.
Contents: Religious and political rebel --
City boy --
A young minister's life --
Troubles in Massachusetts --
Into the wilderness --
Building a colony --
More battles --
Last struggles.
Series Title: Signature lives.
Responsibility: by Michael Burgan.
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This book describes the life and accomplishments of Roger Williams, who founded Rhode Island and who was the first American leader to support what today's citizens know as the separation of church and state.

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# Pioneers.--Rhode Island<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1112754<\/a>> ; # Separatists<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/5164469667#Topic\/baptists_rhode_island<\/a>> ; # Baptists--Rhode Island<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/dewey.info\/class\/974.5202092\/e22\/<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/5164469667#Event\/1600_1775<\/a>> ; # 1600-1775<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/5164469667#Person\/williams_roger_1604_1683<\/a>> ; # Roger Williams<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/5164469667#Place\/providence_r_i<\/a>> ; # Providence (R.I.)<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/5164469667#Topic\/separatists_rhode_island<\/a>> ; 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<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/5164469667#Place\/providence_r_i<\/a>> # Providence (R.I.)<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Providence (R.I.)<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/5164469667#Place\/rhode_island<\/a>> # Rhode Island<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Rhode Island<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/5164469667#Topic\/baptists_rhode_island<\/a>> # Baptists--Rhode Island<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:hasPart<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/subjects\/sh85011739<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Baptists--Rhode Island<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/5164469667#Topic\/pioneers_rhode_island<\/a>> # Pioneers.--Rhode Island<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:hasPart<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/subjects\/sh85102313<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Pioneers.--Rhode Island<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Pioneers--Rhode Island<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/5164469667#Topic\/puritans_rhode_island<\/a>> # Puritans--Rhode Island<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:hasPart<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/subjects\/sh85109193<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Puritans--Rhode Island<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/5164469667#Topic\/separatists_rhode_island<\/a>> # Separatists--Rhode Island<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:hasPart<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/authorities\/subjects\/sh85120099<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Separatists--Rhode Island<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/mnu<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\ndcterms:identifier<\/a> \"mnu<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1064447<\/a>> # Pioneers<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Pioneers<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1084357<\/a>> # Puritans<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Puritans<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1112754<\/a>> # Separatists<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Separatists<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1204599<\/a>> # Rhode Island.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Rhode Island.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/827285<\/a>> # Baptists<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Baptists<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/54407568<\/a>> # Michael Burgan<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Burgan<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Michael<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Michael Burgan<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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