Heroism of Hannah Duston, together with the Indian Wars of New England.

CAVERLY, Robert B.

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Place Published: Boston
Publisher: Russell
Date Published: 1874

Description: 13 plates. 407pp. 12mo, original 3/4 black morocco; (spine ends and edges of corners worn and repaired). Boston: B.B. Russell, 1874. First Edition. Very good (+).

Comments: On March 15, 1697, Hannah Duston and her one week old baby were captured by Indians in Haverhill, Massachusetts. For several days she was forced to march through the snow without shoes. During an evening after reaching the Indians' village, Hannah Duston escaped by murdering nine Indians. She returned that same night and scalped them.

Edition: First Edition
Binding: hardcover
Condition: very good(+)
Language: English
Type: Books

Book ID: 168113


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