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Behind the Frontier: Indians in Eighteenth-Century Eastern Massachusetts

By: Daniel R. Mandell

Price: $19.95

Publisher: University of Nebraska Press: 1996

Seller ID: 282494

ISBN: 0-8032-8249-4

Condition: 257 pages, Maps., paperback, University of Nebraska Press


Behind the Frontier tells the story of the Indians in Massachusetts as English settlements encroached on their traditional homeland between 1675 and 1775, from King Philip's War to the Battle of Bunker Hill. Daniel R. Mandell explores how local needs and regional conditions shaped an Indian ethnic group that transcended race, tribe, village, and clan, with a culture that incorporated new ways while maintaining a core of "Indian" customs. He examines the developme... View more info