William Bradford: Plymouth's Faithful Pilgrim (Google eBook)

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Eerdmans Young Readers, 1999 - Biography & Autobiography - 200 pages
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Leaving behind a prosperous life in England, William Bradford and the other Pilgrims traveled on the Mayflower to a strange land in search of religious freedom. There Bradford established a stable colony, trying to be fair to both the colonists and the local Native Americans.
  

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Review: William Bradford: Plymouth's Faithful Pilgrim

User Review  - Christine M. Irvin - Christianbook.com

William Bradford: Plymouths Faithful Pilgrim, written by Gary D. Schmidt, is a biography of William Bradford, one of the Pilgrims who came to America on the Mayflower. The account starts with his ... Read full review

Review: William Bradford: Plymouth's Faithful Pilgrim

User Review  - Christian - Goodreads

Easy read and good overview of the forces behind the Pilgrims and the founding of Plymouth Colony. Read full review

Contents

A Heart So to Do
1
An Adventure Almost Desperate
19
Resolved to Proseede
37
After Longe Beating at Sea
55
Plymouth
79
Peace and Acquaintance
99
The Orchard in Winter
119
Honor or Benefit
141
I Shall Doe What I Can
163
I Am Growne Aged
183
Sources for This Book
187
Suggestions for Further Reading
191
Photo Credits
195
Index
197
Copyright

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About the author (1999)

Gary D. Schmidt is the bestselling author of Okay For Now, the Newbery Honor and Printz Honor book Lizzie Bright and the Buckminster Boy, and the Newbery Honor book The Wednesday Wars. He is a professor of English at Calvin College in Grand Rapids, Michigan.

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