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I N D I A N w A R S :

To WHICH IS PREFIXED A SHORT ACCOUNT OF THE
DISCOVERY OF AMERICA BY COLUMBUS,

AxD OF THE

LANDING OF OUR FOREFATHERS AT PIYMOUTH,

witH THEIR Most REMARKABLE
ENGAGEMENTS WITH THE INDIANS
IN NEW ENGLAND,

FROM THEIR FIRST LANDING, IN 1620, UNTIL THE DEATH OF KING PHILIP, IN 1679.
BY HE N R Y T R U M B U L L.

To WHICH IS Now ADDED

A HISTORICAL ACCOUNT OF THE SUFFERINGS OF THE INHABIT-
ANTS OF THE FRONTIER SETTLEMENTS BY THE
SAVAGES, DURING THE FRENCH AND
REVOLUTIONARY WARS;

And ALSO. The

PARTICULARS OF EVERY IMPORTANT ENGAGEMENT WITH
THE INDIANS, IN THE SOUTHERN AND WESTERN
STATES AND TERRITORIES, TO THE
PRESENT TIME.

A NEW EDITION,

WITH AN ENTIRE NEW ARRANGEMENT, ESSENTIAL correcTIONS,
AND LARGE ADDITIONS.

“My countrymen, these things ought not to be forgotten; for the benefit of our children, and those
that follow them, they should be recorded in History.”—Franklin.

B O S T O N :
PHILL IPS AND S A M P S ON .
184 6. V

Entered, according to Act of Congress, in the year 1841,
BY GE OR GE C L A R K,
In the Clerk’s Office of the District Court of Massacnusetts,

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Discovery of America by Columbus, . . . . . . . . . . .
Conquest of Mexico by Cortez, . . . . . . . . . . . . .
Conquest of Peru by Pizarro, • . . . . . . . . . . * *
Destruction of the tribe of Indians called the Natches, . . . . .

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Commencement of Hostilities with the Natives—Destruction of the

Pequots, and Death of Sasacus, their Chief—Battle between the Mohegans, under Uncas, and the Narragansetts, under Miantinomi, in which the latter is slain—Peace between the Narragansetts and the English

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Treaty of Peace with Philip, the celebrated Chief of the Nipnet Tribe—
Treacherous Conduct of Philip, and War with him and the Narra-

gansetts—Great Battle near Mount Hope, in which the Indians are
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Philip's War, continued—Hostilities commenced by the Indians bordering on the river Merrimack, . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

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