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narrative of the adventures of John R. Jewitt

John Rodgers Jewitt

narrative of the adventures of John R. Jewitt

by John Rodgers Jewitt

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Published by Garland Pub. in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • British Columbia.
    • Subjects:
    • Jewitt, John Rodgers, 1783-1821.,
    • Nootka Indians -- History.,
    • Indian captivities -- British Columbia.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Richard Alsop.
      SeriesThe Garland library of narratives of North American Indian captivities ;, v. 28
      ContributionsAlsop, Richard, 1761-1815.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE85 .G2 vol. 28, E99.N85 .G2 vol. 28
      The Physical Object
      Pagination203 p., [1] leaf of plates :
      Number of Pages203
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5187586M
      ISBN 100824016521
      LC Control Number75007050

      Read "Narrative of the adventures and sufferings [!] of John R. Jewitt, only survivor of the crew of the ship Boston, during a captivity of nearly 3 years among the savages of Nootka sound: with an account of the manners, mode of living, and religious opin" by John Rodgers Jewitt,Richard Alsop avail. White Slaves of the Nootka: The Adventures and Sufferings of John R Jewitt While a Captive of the Nootka Indians Paperback – Sept. 1 by John Rodgers Jewitt (Author) out of 5 stars 7 ratings. See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Amazon Price New from /5(7).

      • The complete title of this book is Narrative of the Adventures and Sufferings of John R. Jewitt. It appears to have been written in the year according to the first pages of the book. It’s the story of the ship Boston which was “taken by Savages at Nootka Sound” in , written by the lone survivor. John Jewitt, a blacksmith by trade, spent the years as a slave among the Nuu-chah-nulth people of Nootka Sound, off the Pacific Coast of Vancouver Island, Canada, after the trading vessel on which he served as armorer was attacked and its crew murdered by the native tribal chief Maquinna/5().

      Narrative of the Adventures and Sufferings of John R. Jewitt, only survivor of the crew of the ship Boston, during a captivity of nearly three years among the savages of Nootka Sound: with an account of the manners, mode of living, and religious opinions of the natives. Middletown, Connecticut, printed by Loomis and Richards, 1 ed Nootka INDIANS Vancouver Pacific Canada John Jewitt Narrative Slaves. John R. Jewitt was a 19 th-century English armor maker who is remembered for being taken captive by the native Nootka people in ‘Narrative’, which was written by Richard Alsop, is one of the best sources regarding the people of the Pacific Northwest Coast of North America.


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Narrative of the Adventures and Sufferings of John R. Jewitt: Only Survivor of the Crew of the Ship Boston, During a Captivity of Nearly Three Years Among the Savages of Nootka Sound: with an Account of the Manners, Mode of Living, and Religious Opinions of the Natives.

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by John R. JewittPages: A narrative of the adventures and sufferings, of John R. Jewitt only survivor of the crew of the ship Boston, during a captivityof nearly three years among the savages of Nootka sound: with an account of the manners, mode of living, and religious opinions of the natives: embellished with a plate, representing the ship in possession of the savages.

A Narrative of the Adventures and Sufferings of John R. Jewitt, Only Survivor of the Crew of the Ship Boston, During a Captivity of Nearly Three Years Among the Savages of Nootka Sound. Jewitt, John Rodgers ; Alsop, Richard