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Author Horn, James P. P

Title A kingdom strange : the brief and tragic history of the lost colony of Roanoke / James Horn

Publ Info New York : Basic Books, [2010]
 CCRI-Lincoln  F229 .H79 2010    AVAILABLE
 CCRI-Newport  F229 .H79 2010    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  F229 .H79 2010    AVAILABLE
 Salve Main Collection  F229 .H79 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript 296 pages : illustrations, maps ; 22 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 249-276) and index
Contents Prologue: John White's last letter -- To "annoy the king of spain" -- Roanoke -- "Chaunis temoatan" -- A city on the bay -- The broken promise -- "Into the main" -- Epilogue: Ralegh's ship
Note In this gripping account based on new archival material, colonial historian James Horn tells for the first time the complete story of what happened to the Roanoke colonists and their descendants
LC subject Roanoke Colony
Roanoke Island (N.C.) -- History
ISBN 9780465004850 (alk. paper)
0465004857 (alk. paper)