Essays Tagged: "Metacomet"

Metacom and His Impact on the State of Rhode Island

Metacom had many names. He was Metacom to some, Metacomet to others, Sachem by the people of his tribe, and King Phillip by the white colonists of t ... sett villages. John Sassamon, a Christian Indian who served as an informer, who told the English of Metacomet's plan for an uprising and was found murdered, was the spark of King Phillip's War in Janu ... s suppressed their freedom and their lands for three hundred and fifty years.BibliographyABC-CLIO. "Metacomet. ." (1 June 2009).Gale Virtual Reference Library. ...

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Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History