|Author:||Mary White Rowlandson|
|Title:||A narrative of the captivity & removes of Mrs. Mary Rowlandson|
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|ePUB size:||1819 kb|
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|DJVU size:||1347 kb|
|Publisher:||Ye Galleon Press; First THUS edition (1974)|
Mary (White) Rowlandson was a colonial American woman who was captured during an attack by Native Americans during King Philip's War and held ransom for 11 weeks and 5 days. After being released, she wrote A Narrative of the Captivity and Restoration of Mrs. Mary Rowlandson, also known as The Sovereignty and Goodness of God. It is a work in the literary genre of captivity narratives.
Narrative of the Captivity and Restoration of Mrs. Mary Rowlandson is the first captivity narrative published by a women Mary White Rowlandson, who had to spend one year of her life as captive along with her three children. During King Philip's war a group of Native Indians attacked Lancaster town and captivated about 26 people including Rowlandson. During the attack Rowlandson and her youngest daughter Sara wounded. While Sara was allowed to stay with her mother, other children were seperated
Mary Rowlandson’s captivity narrative describes her experience as a captive of the Native Americans during the King Philips War in 1676. Her capture spanned around 11 weeks and is recounted in twenty ‘removes’.
Rowlandson, Mary White, approximately 1635-1711. Varying Form of Title: Narrative of the captivity and removes of Mrs. Mary Rowlandson. Publication, Distribution, et. Download book A narrative of the captivity & removes of Mrs.
This is the story of Mary Rowlandson’s capture by American Indians in 1675. It is a blunt, frightening, and detailed work with several moments of off-color humor. Mary, the wife of a minister, was captured by Natives during King Philips War while living in a Lancaster town, most of which was decimated, and the people murdered. See through her eyes, which depict Indians as the instruments of Satan. Without works such as hers, there would likely.
It is a work in the literary genre of captivity narratives. Narrative of the Captivity and Restoration of Mrs. Mary Rowlandson Q&A.
Her narrative of her captivity by Indians became popular in both American and English literature. Mary Rowlandson basically lost everything by an Indian attack on her town Lancaster, Massachusetts in 1675; where she is then held prisoner and spends eleven weeks with the Wampanoag Indians as they travel to safety
Mary Rowlandson, a famous victim of these Indian attacks, recounts her eleven-week captivity in her published book, A Narrative of the Captivity and Restoration of Mrs. The book describes her experience as a captive of the Wampanoags in great detail, and combines high adventure, heroism, and exemplary piety, which made it a popular piece in the seventeenth century. Throughout the narrative Mary Rowlandson portrays her skills as a writer with the delineation of her character. In her captivity, Mary Rowland realizes that life is short and nothing is certain