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Cemeteries of San Diego County

David M. Caterino, Seth Mallios - History - 2008 - 127 pages
From its Native American and mission graveyards to its modern megacemeteries, San Diego County's historical landscape has an incredibly diverse array of final resting places ...
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Cemeteries of San Diego

Seth Mallios - History - 2007 - 128 pages
San Diego has a rich and unique cultural history that can be effectively told through the commemoration of its dead. Local cemeteries throughout the city reflect San Diego's ...
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The Head in Edward Nugent's Hand: Roanoke's Forgotten Indians

Michael Leroy Oberg - History - 2013 - 224 pages
Roanoke is part of the lore of early America, the colony that disappeared. Many Americans know of Sir Walter Ralegh's ill-fated expedition, but few know about the Algonquian ...
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Roanoke, the Abandoned Colony, Volume 2

Karen Ordahl Kupperman - History - 1984 - 182 pages
Roanoke: The Abandoned Colony recovers the earliest days of exploration and settlement the often forgotten years between Columbus's voyages and the landing of the Mayflower ...
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A Kingdom Strange: The Brief and Tragic History of the Lost Colony of Roanoke

James Horn - History - 2010 - 305 pages
In 1587, John White and 117 men, women, and children landed off the coast of North Carolina on Roanoke Island, hoping to carve a colony from fearsome wilderness. A mere month ...
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Pocahontas, Powhatan, Opechancanough: Three Indian Lives Changed by Jamestown

Helen C. Rountree - Biography & Autobiography - 2006 - 292 pages
"Writing from an ethnohistorical perspective that looks as much to anthropology as to the written record, Rountree draws a portrait of Powhatan life in which the land and the ...
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The Divided Dominion: Social Conflict and Indian Hatred in Early Virginia

Ethan A. Schmidt - History - 2014 - 240 pages
In The Divided Dominion, Ethan A. Schmidt examines the social struggle that created Bacon's Rebellion, focusing on the role of class antagonism in fostering violence toward ...
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The Rise and Fall of the Powhatan Empire: Indians in Seventeenth-century ...

James Axtell - Juvenile Nonfiction - 1995 - 42 pages
This book describes how the English vied with the Powhatan Indians to dominate the lands and resources in Tidewater Virginia. The author depicts the native inhabitants and the ...
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A Land As God Made It: Jamestown and the Birth of America

James Horn - History - 2008 - 351 pages
Jamestown -the first permanent English settlement in North America, after the disappearance of the Roanoke colony-is often given short shrift in histories of America. Founded ...
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