Table of contents for The first frontier : the forgotten history of struggle, savagery, and endurance in early America / Scott Weidensaul.

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Acknowledgments ix
Author’s Note x
Introduction xi

“So Many Nations, People, and Tongues”
I. Mawooshen 3
2. Before Contact 35
3. Stumbling onto a Frontier 72

“Let Us Not Live to Bee Enslaved”
4. “Why Should You Be So Furious?” 115
5. Between Two Fries 149
6. “Our Enemies Are_Exceedeing Cruell” 182
7. “Oppressions,_Grievances & Provocacons” 222

“We That Came out of This Ground”
8. “One Head One Mouth, and One Heart” 259
9. The Long Peace Ends 298
10. War Chief, Peace Chief 337
11. Endings 376

Notes 389 
Bibliography 430
Index 446

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Frontier and pioneer life -- East (U.S.)
East (U.S.) -- History.
East (U.S.) -- Race relations -- History.
North America -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.
North America -- History, Military.
Indians, Treatment of -- East (U.S.) -- History.
Whites -- East (U.S.) -- Relations with Indians -- History.
Indians of North America -- East (U.S.) -- History.
Whites -- East (U.S.) -- History.
Immigrants -- East (U.S.) -- History.