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Memoirs of a captivity among the Indians of North America

John Dunn Hunter

Memoirs of a captivity among the Indians of North America

from childhoos to the age of nineteen, with anecdotes dexcriptive of their manners and customs; to which is added, some account of the soil, climate, and vegetable productions of the territory westward of the Mississippi, with additions.

by John Dunn Hunter

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Published by Longman in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indians of North America

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    Paginationxi, 468 p.
    Number of Pages468
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15304260M

    HUNTER, John Dunn (?). Memoirs of a Captivity among the Indians of North America London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Green, 8vo ( x mm). Engraved frontispiece portrait. (Light spotting to the first few leaves.) Original boards, printed paper label on spine (lower cover detached, upper hinge repaired, spine chipping with loses). Provenance: Henry Raup . Rare Summary View America North Carolina Slavery Indians Women Observations. $1, Rare 1sted The > Rare 1sted The Pioneer Mothers Of America Boone Indians Illustrated Leather. $1,


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His Memoirs of his adventures and the accompanying description of Manners and Customs of Several Indian Tribes, published incaused a sensation until they.

Memoirs of a captivity among the Indians of North America, from the Author's earliest recollection to his assumption of the habits of civilized life --Manners and customs of several Indian tribes located west of the Mississippi; including some observations on the extent, aspect, and natural productions and circumstances of the country they.

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memoirs of a captivity among indians of north america by john dunn hunter Condition is Good. The dust jacket has a tear on front cover and it is a ex library with library markings. Memoirs of a captivity among the Indians of North America, from childhood to the age of nineteen with anecdotes descriptive of their manners and customs.

To which is added, some account of the soil, climate and vegetable productions of the territory westward of the Mississippi. by John Dunn Hunter. Author of Memoirs Of A Captivity Among The Indians Of North America From Childhood To The Age Of Nineteen, Memoirs of a Captivity Among the Indians of North America, and Manners and Customs of Several Indian Tribes Located West of the Mississippi; Including Some Account of the Soil, Climate, and Vegetable Productions, and the Indian Materia Medica/5.

Memoirs of a captivity among the Indians of North America by John Dunn Hunter,Printed for Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Green edition, in English - 3d ed., with : John Dunn Hunter (ca. –) was a leader of the Fredonian Rebellion.

Dunn Hunter claimed to be ignorant of his birthplace and that he was taken prisoner with two other white children by Native Americans who either belonged to or were associated with the Kickapoo nation. Dunn Hunter lived with the Kickapoo until but he traveled widely during that time and received a good education.

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American Indian captivity narratives, accounts of men and women of European descent who were captured by Native Americans, were popular in both America and Europe from the 17th century until the close of the United States frontier late in the 19th century. Mary Rowlandson's memoir, A Narrative of the Captivity and Restoration of Mrs.

Mary Rowlandson, () is a classic example of the genre. Hunter, John D.: Memoirs Of A Captivity Among The Indians Of North America From Childhood To The Age of Nineteen With Anecdotes Descriptive Of Their Manners And Customs.

London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, First Edition. Appendix B: Tecumseh, Captivity Narratives, and Indian-White Romance. From John Dunn Hunter, Memoirs of a Captivity among the Indians of North America () From James E. Seaver [and Mary Jemison], A Narrative of the Life of Mrs.

Mary Jemison () From John Tanner and Edwin James, A Narrative of the Captivity and Adventures of John Tanner (). The Abduction of Daniel Boone's Daughter by the Indians, Charles Ferdinand Wimar, Captivity narratives are usually stories of people captured by enemies whom they consider uncivilized, or whose beliefs and customs they oppose.

The best-known captivity narratives in North America are those concerning Europeans and Americans taken as captives and held by the indigenous peoples of North. Barbary captivity narratives, accounts of English people captured and held by Barbary pirates, were popular in England in the 16th and 17th centuries.

The first Barbary captivity narrative by a resident of North America was that of Abraham Browne (). Memoirs of a captivity among the Indians of North America. New York: Schocken Books.

Stacks E H93 Heard, (). White into Red; a study of white persons captured by Indians. Metuchen, NJ: Scarecrow Press. Stacks E H38 GOVERNMENT POLICY INCLUDING INDIAN TREATIES AND LAW.

Memoirs of a Captivity Among the Indians of North America (London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Ohme, Brown, and Green, ), by John Dunn Hunter (illustrated HTML at ) The Capture and Escape: or, Life Among the Sioux (Philadelphia: Claxton, Remsen. Indigenous Peoples of the 48 contiguous states of America.

containing also: an interesting account of the massacre of the Oatman family, by the Apache Indians in ; the narrow escape of Lorenzo D.

Oatman; the capture of Olive A. and Mary A. Oatman; the death by starvation of the latter; the five years' suffering and captivity of Olive A.

Oatman; also, her singular recapture in ; as. Buy online, view images and see past prices for [DARWIN]--HUNTER, MEMOIRS OF A CAPTIVITY AMONG THE INDIANS OF NORTH AMERICA,ERASMUS DARWIN'S COPY (1 VOL). Invaluable is the world's largest marketplace for art, antiques, and collectibles.

Hunter (John D.) Memoirs of a Captivity among the Indians of North America, from Childhood to the Age of Nineteen. Roy 8vo L. First English Edn., lacks portrait, cont. full calf, spine worn. Scarce. (1). Captivity Among the Indians. The nomadic Indians of North America must be counted among the most warlike peoples the world has known.

Others — the Mongols, the Pathans, the Turks, the Zulus — terrified their enemies by their contempt for human life, including the preservation of. A Narrative of the Captivity and Adventures of John Tanner, (U.S. Interpreter At the Saut De Ste.

Marie,) During Thirty Years Residence Among the Indians in the Interior of North America (New York: G. & C. & H.

Carvili, ), by John Tanner and Edwin James (multiple formats at ). Memoirs of a Captivity Among the Indians of North America (London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Ohme, Brown, and Green, ), by John Dunn Hunter (illustrated HTML at ) The Capture and Escape: or, Life Among the Sioux (Philadelphia: Claxton, Remsen and Haffelfinger, ), by Sarah L.

Larimer. multiple formats at Kaw, and Osage. In his Memoirs of a Captivity among the Indians of North America: From Childhood to the Age of Nineteen (), Hunter touted in-digenous traditions, intelligence, and character, and he expressed his love and sympathy for the families who had treated him as one of their own JUNGER: I read a lot of narratives by people who were captured by Indians, such as “Memoirs of a Captivity Among the Indians of North America, from Childhood to the Age of Nineteen” by John.

London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Green, New Edition, with Portrait. 8vo., ix,1 pp., engraved portrait frontispiece facing right.

Remarkably clean with just a few random spots of foxing. Newly bound in half calf, with the spine in 6 compartments with raised bands, and spine label in gilt. Near fine. Item # Howes H - ; Ayer Collection Memoirs of a Captivity Among the Indians of North America, From Childhood to the Age of Nineteen, With Anecdotes Descriptive of Their Manners and Customs, to which is Added, Some Account of the Soil, Climate, and Vegetable Productions of the Territory Westward of the Mississippi.

London: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, Brown, and Green. () Indian Captive: A Narrative of the Adventures and Sufferings of Matthew Brayton, in His 34 Years of Captivity Among the Indians of North-Western America by Matthew Brayton () Massasoit's Daughter, or, The French Captives: A Romance of Aboriginal New .A Narrative of the Captivity and Adventures of John Tanner, (U.S.

interpreter at the Saut de Ste. Marie): During Thirty Years Residence Among the Indians in the Interior of North America: John Tanner: New York: G.

& C. & H. Carvill, Kroch RMC ET15 [ ed.] Olin Library ET16 [Minneapolis, Ross & Haines, ].Although he lived with the Indians until abouthe received a fairly good education and traveled considerably through the United States and England.

While in England Hunter wrote an account which was published in London in under the title of Memoirs of a .