Set Fair for Roanoke: Voyages and Colonies, 1584-1606

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UNC Press Books, Jan 1, 1985 - History - 467 pages
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Recognized as the outstanding authority on early English exploration and settlement in America, David Beers Quinn brings together in this book the results of his nearly forty years of research on the subject.
  

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User Review  - HaroldTitus - LibraryThing

"Set Fair for Roanoke" by David Beers Quinn is not a book that would appeal to the general reading public. There are other secondary source books about the attempted English settlements at Roanoke ... Read full review

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User Review  - Lissa Chandler - Goodreads

I didn't read this book closely, instead I focused on certain parts to glean the information I needed and skimmed the rest, but it left me somewhat disappointed. I felt there was so much background ... Read full review

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Quinn is professor emeritus of history at the University of Liverpool.

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