History of the Discovery of America, of the Landing of Our Forefathers at Plymouth, and of Their Most Remarkable Engagements with the Indians in New-England: From Their First Landing in 1620 Until the Final Subjugation of the Natives in 1679 : to which is Annexed, the Defeat of Generals Braddock, Harmer & St. Clair by the Indians at the Westward, &c
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At length he arrived at a very large island , and as he had taken seven of the
natives of San Salvador or board , he learned from them it was called Cuba , but
he gave it the name of Juanna . He next proceeded to an island which he called ...
Masox landed his men and marched to the plaotation of MIANTINOM ) , which ,
by previous agreement , was to be the place of general rendezvous in the
evening an Indian runner arrived with information that Capt : PATRICK , with the
CUS , whom Uncus conducted in triumph to Mohegan , Some few days after ,
Uncus conducted MIANTINOMI back to the spot where he was taken , for the
purpose of putting him to death ; at the instant they arrived on the ground , an
... a fresh company of militia from Boston arrived ; which flanking the enemy on
the right and left , and cx . posing them to two fires , soon overpowered them , and
caused them to seck shelter in an adjoining wood , inaccessible to the English .
... three squaws , whom ( being intoxicated ) he soon dispatched and returned the
day proceeding with his family to Casco , where the negro lad had arrived some
hours before . On the 15th , the Indians attacked the dwelling houses of a Capt .
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Great as a historical reference. Mind you, the context is in reference to the subsequent colonization of America. Today it is evidential that "discovery" was made by Henry Sinclair almost 100 yrs. prior. Of course, I am bias due to that I am a descendent of Henry. On the other hand, I do not like the intent by which war was waged for occupation of the new world. I am sure there was blood on the hands of everyone involved, for this it is necessary to readdress the original issue of suzerainty. I am sure there could be issue with the fact that through the only route possible, since the denial of Scottish sovereignty, was cut off and this is due to divine sovereignty. So, if we can contest he War of King Phillip I am sure we would find that a far less incursion of native Americans would have been possible with a sustained introduction of immigrants. First of all, the assumption of the discovery of a new Indies trades route was simply and speculation.