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The Mayflower Pilgrims

  • 96 Pages
  • 4.14 MB
  • English
St. Martin"s Press , New York
Mayflower (Ship) -- Juvenile literature, Mayflower (Ship), Pilgrims (New Plymouth Colony) -- Juvenile literature, Pilgrims (New Plymouth Colony), Massachusetts -- History -- New Plymouth, 1620-1691 -- Juvenile literature, Massachusetts -- History -- New Plymouth, 1620



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Recounts the journey of the Pilgrims to America on the Mayflower and their adventures making a new home in a strange land.

StatementBrenda Colloms.
LC ClassificationsF68 .C694 1977
The Physical Object
Pagination96 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4534583M
ISBN 100312523157
LC Control Number77000310

I bought this book to acquire an overview of the subject for a project about the Mayflower; and to get a version of history which, hopefully, would go beyond the safe clichés associated with the pilgrims and would avoid (neo)-colonialist bias, in the face of what was to develop into a by: The New York Times Bestseller Mayflower was a finalist for both the Pulitzer Prize in History and the Los Angeles Times Book Award, won the Massachusetts Book Award for nonfiction, and was named one the ten Best Books of by the New York Times Book Review/5(86).

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The book traces the founding event in to disaffection by a set of English Puritans. They moved to the Netherlands and sought to assure passage to the New World.

The ship that they used for this adventure was, of course, the Mayflower. The book traces the difficult voyage of passengers over two months.

Living conditions were nasty/5. The Mayflower Pilgrims and their fellow travelers were authors of the first true governing document created in a New World colony. The Mayflower Compact is considered to have set the stage for the Constitution of the United States. Mayflower Compact Agreement Between the Settlers at New Plymouth: IN THE NAME OF GOD, AMEN.

We, whose names are underwritten, the Loyal. The Mayflower 's Voyage. The Mayflower 's Crew. Inside the Mayflower: Cross-sections. What did they bring. Provision lists. Women on the Mayflower. Girls on the Mayflower.

The End of the Mayflower. Fort, Militia, and Weapons.

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Animals and Livestock. Cooking and Food. Crime and Punishment. Miscellaneous Topics. Brief History of the Wampanoag. This book is most appropriate for kids in first grade and above due to the extensive text and limited illustrations.

Mayflower A New Look at a Pilgrim Voyage by Plimoth Plantation with Peter Arenstam, John Kemp, and Catherine O’Neill Grace. This book provides a very detailed description of the Pilgrims’ journey aboard the Mayflower.

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The Mayflower’s religious refugees arrived in Plymouth Harbor during a period of crisis for Native Americans as disease spread by European fishermen devastated their populations. Initially the two groups—the Wampanoags, led by the charismatic and calculating chief Massasoit, and the Pilgrims, whose pugnacious military officer Miles Standish.

Mayflower was an English ship that transported the first English Puritans, known today as the Pilgrims, from Plymouth, England to the New World in There were passengers, and the crew is estimated to have been ab but the exact number is unknown.

The ship has become a cultural icon in the history of the United : most likely taken apart by Rotherhithe .