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Native American History Resources for the Merrimack Valley and Beyond

Brooks, Lisa Our Beloved Kin: A New History of King Philip’s WarYale University Press, 2019. 

Cronon, William Changes in the Land: Indians, Colonists, and the Ecology of New England, Hill & Wang, 2003.  

Grann, David Killers of the Flower Moon: The Osage Murder and the Birth of the FBI, Vintage, 2018.  

Johnson, Steven F. New England Indians. Groton, Mass.: Johnson, 1980. Print.

Malone, Patrick M. The Skulking Way of War: Technology and Tactics Among the New England Indians.

Mandell, Daniel R. Tribe, Race, History: Native Americans in Southern New England, 1780-1880, Johns Hopkins University Press, 2018. Lanham, MD: Madison Books, 2000. Print.

Mann, Charles 1493: Uncovering the New World Columbus Created, Vintage, 2012. 

Nash, Alice Daily Life of Native Americans from Post-Columbian through Nineteenth-Century America, 2006.

Calloway, Colin G, and Neal Salisbury. Reinterpreting New England Indians and the Colonial Experience. Boston: Colonial Society of Massachusetts, 2003. Print.

Mann, Charles 1491: New Revelations of the Americas Before Columbus, Vintage, 2006. 

Newell, Margret Ellen Brethren by Nature: New England Indians, Colonists, and the Origins of American Slavery, Cornell University Press, 2016. 

Nicolar, Joseph The Life and Traditions of the Red Man, ed. Annette Kolodny, Duke University Press, 2017. 

O’Brien, Jean Firsting and Lasting: Writing Indians out of Existence in New England, University of Minnesota Press, 2010.  

Ortiz, Roxanne Dunbar An Indigenous Peoples' History of the United States, Beacon Press, 2015.  

Richter, Daniel Facing East from Indian Country: A Native History of Early America, Harvard University Press, 2003.  

Russell, Howard Indian New England before the Mayflower University Press of New England, 1980. 

Salisbury, Neal Manitou and Providence: Indians, European, and the Making of New England, 1500-1643, Oxford University Press, 1984. 

Silverman, David This Land is Their Land: The Wampanoag Indians, Plymouth Colony, and the Troubled History of Thanksgiving, Bloomsbury Publishing, 2020. 

Strobel, Christoph Native Americans of New England Praeger, 2020. 

Wilkinson, Charles Blood Struggle: The Rise of Modern Indian Nations, W. W. Norton & Company, 2006. 

Prepared by Alice Nash, Christoph Strobel, and UMass Lowell Library.