The Resource A declaration of the state of the colony and affaires in Virginia : with a relation of the barbarous massacre in the time of peace and league, treacherously executed by the natiue infidels vpon the English, the 22 of March last. Together with the names of those that were then massacred ; that their lawfull heyres, by this notice giuen, may take order for the inheriting of their lands and estates in Virginia. And a treatise annexed, written by that learned mathematician Mr. Henry Briggs, of the Northwest passage to the South Sea through the continent of Virginia, and by Fretum Hudson. Also a commemoration of such worthy benefactors as haue contributed their Christian charitie towards the aduancement of the colony. And a note of the charges of necessary prouisions fit for euery man that intends to goe to Virginia. Published by authoritie

A declaration of the state of the colony and affaires in Virginia : with a relation of the barbarous massacre in the time of peace and league, treacherously executed by the natiue infidels vpon the English, the 22 of March last. Together with the names of those that were then massacred ; that their lawfull heyres, by this notice giuen, may take order for the inheriting of their lands and estates in Virginia. And a treatise annexed, written by that learned mathematician Mr. Henry Briggs, of the Northwest passage to the South Sea through the continent of Virginia, and by Fretum Hudson. Also a commemoration of such worthy benefactors as haue contributed their Christian charitie towards the aduancement of the colony. And a note of the charges of necessary prouisions fit for euery man that intends to goe to Virginia. Published by authoritie

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A declaration of the state of the colony and affaires in Virginia : with a relation of the barbarous massacre in the time of peace and league, treacherously executed by the natiue infidels vpon the English, the 22 of March last. Together with the names of those that were then massacred ; that their lawfull heyres, by this notice giuen, may take order for the inheriting of their lands and estates in Virginia. And a treatise annexed, written by that learned mathematician Mr. Henry Briggs, of the Northwest passage to the South Sea through the continent of Virginia, and by Fretum Hudson. Also a commemoration of such worthy benefactors as haue contributed their Christian charitie towards the aduancement of the colony. And a note of the charges of necessary prouisions fit for euery man that intends to goe to Virginia. Published by authoritie
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A declaration of the state of the colony and affaires in Virginia
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with a relation of the barbarous massacre in the time of peace and league, treacherously executed by the natiue infidels vpon the English, the 22 of March last. Together with the names of those that were then massacred ; that their lawfull heyres, by this notice giuen, may take order for the inheriting of their lands and estates in Virginia. And a treatise annexed, written by that learned mathematician Mr. Henry Briggs, of the Northwest passage to the South Sea through the continent of Virginia, and by Fretum Hudson. Also a commemoration of such worthy benefactors as haue contributed their Christian charitie towards the aduancement of the colony. And a note of the charges of necessary prouisions fit for euery man that intends to goe to Virginia. Published by authoritie
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"A Declaration of the state of the Colonie and Affaires in Virginia, with a relation of the barbarous massacre in the time of peace and League, treacherously executed by the Native Infidels upon the English, 22 of March last," written by Edward Waterhouse and printed in London in 1622. In addition, there was attached a treatise written by Henry Briggs, a mathematician, and Fretum Hudson, as well as a list of the equipment and supplies needed by prospective colonists. After some preliminary discussions and using letters from colonists to the Virginia Company, Waterhouse provided a description of the attack by Chief Opechancanough and his men, as well as outrage and justification for retaliation
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UBC
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25104
Citation source
STC (2nd ed.)
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Waterhouse, Edward
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no index present
LC call number
Z2002
LC item number
.U58 ONLINE
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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1561-1630
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  • Briggs, Henry
  • Virginia Company of London
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  • Virginia
  • Massacres
  • Indians of North America
  • Virginia
  • Northwest Passage
  • Indians of North America
  • Massacres
  • Travel
  • Arctic Ocean
  • Virginia
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A declaration of the state of the colony and affaires in Virginia : with a relation of the barbarous massacre in the time of peace and league, treacherously executed by the natiue infidels vpon the English, the 22 of March last. Together with the names of those that were then massacred ; that their lawfull heyres, by this notice giuen, may take order for the inheriting of their lands and estates in Virginia. And a treatise annexed, written by that learned mathematician Mr. Henry Briggs, of the Northwest passage to the South Sea through the continent of Virginia, and by Fretum Hudson. Also a commemoration of such worthy benefactors as haue contributed their Christian charitie towards the aduancement of the colony. And a note of the charges of necessary prouisions fit for euery man that intends to goe to Virginia. Published by authoritie
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  • Dedication signed: Edvvard Waterhouse
  • The first leaf contains two woodcut seals
  • Includes folded leaf entitled, "The inconveniencies that have happened to some persons which have transported themselves from England to Virginia", probably issued by the Virginia Company of London, imprinted at London by Felix Kyngston in 1622
  • "Here following is set downe a true list of the names of all those that were massacred by the treachery of the sauages in Virginia, the 22 March last."--Pages 35-43; includes lists of colonists killed at Berkeley Hundred, Flowerdew Hundred and other plantations
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rdacarrier
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606516047
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1 online resource (8 unnumbered pages, 54 pages)
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online
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  • cl0036000025
  • 22-296
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A declaration of the state of the colony and affaires in Virginia : with a relation of the barbarous massacre in the time of peace and league, treacherously executed by the natiue infidels vpon the English, the 22 of March last. Together with the names of those that were then massacred ; that their lawfull heyres, by this notice giuen, may take order for the inheriting of their lands and estates in Virginia. And a treatise annexed, written by that learned mathematician Mr. Henry Briggs, of the Northwest passage to the South Sea through the continent of Virginia, and by Fretum Hudson. Also a commemoration of such worthy benefactors as haue contributed their Christian charitie towards the aduancement of the colony. And a note of the charges of necessary prouisions fit for euery man that intends to goe to Virginia. Published by authoritie
Publication
Note
  • Dedication signed: Edvvard Waterhouse
  • The first leaf contains two woodcut seals
  • Includes folded leaf entitled, "The inconveniencies that have happened to some persons which have transported themselves from England to Virginia", probably issued by the Virginia Company of London, imprinted at London by Felix Kyngston in 1622
  • "Here following is set downe a true list of the names of all those that were massacred by the treachery of the sauages in Virginia, the 22 March last."--Pages 35-43; includes lists of colonists killed at Berkeley Hundred, Flowerdew Hundred and other plantations
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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606516047
Extent
1 online resource (8 unnumbered pages, 54 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • cl0036000025
  • 22-296
Specific material designation
remote
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(OCoLC)606516047

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