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Women's Indian captivity narratives

Author: Kathryn Zabelle Derounian-Stodola
Publisher: New York, NY : Penguin Books, 1998.
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

The narrative of capture by Native Americans is arguably the first American literary form dominated by the experience of women. For this collection, Kathryn Derounian-Stodola has selected ten  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Literary collections
Ausgabe Anthologie
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Kathryn Zabelle Derounian-Stodola
ISBN: 0140436715 9780140436716
OCLC Number: 245674813
Notes: Literaturangaben.
Description: XXXVIII, 356 Seiten
Contents: ACKNOWLEDGMENTSINTRODUCTION BY KATHRYN ZABELLE DEROUNIAN-STODOLASUGGESTIONS FOR FURTHER READINGA NOTE ON THE TEXTSMary Rowlandson:A True History of the Captivity and Restoration of Mrs. Mary Rowlandson (1682)Hannah Dustan:A Notable Exploit; wherein, Dux Faemina Facti, from Magnalia Christi Americana by Cotton Mather (1702)Elizabeth Hanson:God's Mercy Surmounting Man's Cruelty, Exemplified in the Captivity and Redemption of Elizabeth Hanson (1728)"Panther Captivity":A Surprising Account of the Discovery of a Lady Who Was Taken by the Indians by Abraham Panther (1787)Jemima Howe:A Genuine and Correct Account of the Captivity, Sufferings and Deliverance of Mrs. Jemima Howe by Bunker Gay (1792)Mary Kinnan:A True Narrative of the Sufferings of Mary Kinnan by Shepard Kollock (1795)Mary Jemison:A Narrative of the Life of Mrs. Mary Jemison by James E. Seaver (1824)Mary Godfrey:An Authentic Narrative of the Seminole War, and of the Miraculous Escape of Mrs. Mary Godfrey, and Her Four Female Children (1836)Sarah F. Wakefield:Six Weeks in the Sioux Tepees: A Narrative of Indian Captivity (1864)Emeline L. Fuller:Left by the Indians. Story of My Life (1892)EXPLANATORY NOTES
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Responsibility: ed ; with an introd. and notes by Kathryn Zabelle Derounian-Stodola.


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