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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This navigator was still so confirmed in the opinion which he had formed before
he undertook the voyage , that he be . lieved himself then to be on an island
which was situated adjacent to the Indies . - - Proceeding to the S . he saw three
The English ( after partaking of a little refreshment ) formed for battle . - Capt .
Mosely , and Capt . DAVENPORT , led the van , and Major APPI . ETON , and
Capt . OLIVER , brought up the rear of the Massaa chusetts forces - General
... express , they were in . formed that the natives in the eastern part of the country
( Province of Maine ) had unprovokedly attacked and kile led a considerable
number of the English in that quara gan, the famous PubliP! who was the
Over them nature hath formed passes less difficult than might be expected from
the view of such buge piles . The aspect of these cliffs are so wild and horrid , that
it is impossible to behold them without horror . Until the 6th June , 1774 , I ...
... each ear ; the upper part of each was formed . of three silver medals about the
size of a dollar ; the lower part was formed of quarters of dollars , and fell more
than 1 % inches from his ears ; one from each ear oper his breast - the other 155.
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Great as a historical reference.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.