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A History of Newfoundland from the English, Colonial and Foreign Records

By: D. W. Prowse, Q. C.

Price: $56.00

Publisher: Heritage Books:

Seller ID: P2310


From 1497 to the permanent settlement in Virginia and the landing of the Pilgrim fathers in 1620, Newfoundland was the only colony and the only possession in North America occupied and governed by Englishmen. This period of over a century is completely overlooked by American historians. To the early American settlers Newfoundland was the parent colony, a meager and haggard kind of mother, yet she saved the ancient colony of Virginia from semi-starvation by a timely cargo... View more info