Williamson Jr., Chilton
October 1975
National Review;10/24/1975, Vol. 27 Issue 41, p1181
Discusses the history of Block Island, Rhode Island. Discovery of the island by Giovanni de Verrazano and Adrian Block; Name given by the Narragansett Indians to the Island; Reliance of the Narragansett Indians on the Englishmen who occupied the Island for protection against the Pequot Indians of the mainland; Attitude of Islanders towards the visitors; Participation of natives during the wars between France and England.


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