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King Philip's War

Colonial Expansion, Native Resistance, and the End of Indian Sovereignty

King Philip's War( )
Author: Mandell, Daniel R.
Series title:Witness to History Ser.
ISBN:978-0-8018-9627-9
Publication Date:Jul 2010
Publisher:Johns Hopkins University Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $45.00
Book Description:

King Philip's War was the most devastating conflict between Europeans and Native Americans in the 1600s. In this incisive account, award-winning author Daniel R. Mandell puts the war into its rich historical context.

The war erupted in July 1675, after years of growing tension between Plymouth and the Wampanoag sachem Metacom, also known as Philip. Metacom's warriors attacked nearby Swansea, and within months the bloody conflict spread west and erupted in Maine. Native forces...
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Book Details
Pages:176
Detailed Subjects: History / United States / Colonial Period (1600-1775)
Social Science / Ethnic Studies / Native American Studies
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 x 0.69 Inches
Book Weight:0.8 Pounds



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