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God's mercy surmounting man's cruelty :

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Creator
Hanson, Elizabeth, 1684-1737., author
Bownas, Samuel, 1676-1753.
Title
God's mercy surmounting man's cruelty : exemplified in the captivity and redemption of Elizabeth Hanson, wife of John Hanson, of Knoxmarsh at Kecheachy, in Dover township who was taken captive with her children and maid-servant, by the Indians, in New-England, in the year 1724, in which are inserted, sundry remarkable preservations, deliverances, and marks of the care and kindness of providence over her and her children, worthy to be remembered, the substance of which was taken from her own mouth, and published for general service.
Identifier
37822
Subject
Hanson, Elizabeth,1684-1737.
Indigenous captivities -- Biography.
Indigenous peoples -- New England.
Prisonniers des Autochtones -- Amérique du Nord -- Récits personnels.
Autochtones -- Nouvelle-Angleterre.
Document source
Electronic reproduction.
Notes
The account was written down by Samuel Bownas as it was related to him--Cf. 1787 edition (CIHM microfiche numbers 20687).
The third edition.
22 pages ; 16 cm.
Collection
Monographs
Language
English
URL
https://www.canadiana.ca/view/oocihm.37822