Mayflower: A Story of Courage, Community, and War (Google eBook)
Nathaniel Philbrick became an internationally renowned author with his National Book Award? winning In the Heart of the Sea, hailed as ?spellbinding? by Time magazine. In Mayflower, Philbrick casts his spell once again, giving us a fresh and extraordinarily vivid account of our most sacred national myth: the voyage of the Mayflower and the settlement of Plymouth Colony. From the Mayflower?s arduous Atlantic crossing to the eruption of King Philip?s War between colonists and natives decades later, Philbrick reveals in this electrifying history of the Pilgrims a fifty-five-year epic, at once tragic and heroic, that still resonates with us today.
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Review: Mayflower: A Story of Courage, Community, and WarUser Review - Stokes - Goodreads
Who knew Miles Standish was an action hero? ---- a total creep, of course, but a genuine man of action. You will learn from this book. Read full review
Review: Mayflower: A Story of Courage, Community, and WarUser Review - Kiersten - Goodreads
A little slower than Bunker Hill or In the Heart of the Sea. This felt more like work, but I'm glad I read it, especially right before we visited Plimoth Plantation. Read full review