A Key into the Language of America

by Rosmarie Waldrop

Publisher: New Directions Publishing Corporation

Written in English
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  • Poetry & poets: from c 1900 -,
  • Narragansett Indians,
  • American Contemporary Poetry,
  • English,
  • Poetry,
  • USA,
  • American - General,
  • Williams, Roger,
  • 1604?-1683,
  • First contact with Europeans,
  • Indians of North America,
  • Indians of North American,
  • Relations with Indians,
  • Rhode Island,
  • Williams, Roger,
The Physical Object
Number of Pages66
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7999933M
ISBN 100811212874
ISBN 109780811212878

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Key into the Language of America [Roger Williams, Howard M. Chapin] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Key into the Language of America5/5(10). A Key into the Language of America provides the reader with a different view of puritans life in America.

Roger Williams ponders if perhaps the Indian lives more closely to God than does his fellow colonist/5(3). InRoger Williams published his first and best book, A Key into the Language of America. Unlike the long religious arguments that characterized most of his later writings, this study was written with his feet planted squarely on the earth.

Thanks to the Key, that earth soon became “Rhode Island,” an. A key into the language of America: or, An help to the language of the natives in that part of America, called New-England.: Together, with briefe observations of the customes, manners and worships, &c.

of the aforesaid natives, in peace and warre, in life and : About This Book. A New Edition of One of the Most Important Cultural Artifacts of European and Indigenous American Contact. Roger Williams’s A Key into the Language of America, first published inis one of the most important artifacts of early Indigenous American it, Williams recorded the day-to-day experience of the Narragansett people of Rhode Island in their own words.

A Key Into the Language of America book. Read 10 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A discourse on the languages of Native Americans /5. A Key Into the Language of America Rosemarie Waldrop, Author, Rosmarie Waldrop, Author New Directions Publishing Corporation $ (66p) ISBN More By and About This Author.

A Key Into the Language of America: or An help to the Language of the Natives in that part of America, called New-England (Unknown Binding) Published by Gregory Dexter Unknown Binding, pages.

Williams's book has been reprinted many times, but usually without the poems and passages critical of the New English. Author: Williams, Roger. Title: A key into the language of America, by Roger Williams.

London, Printed by Gregory Dexter, A key into the language of America, or, An help to the language of the natives in that part of America called New-England together with briefe observations of the customes, manners and worships, &c.

of the aforesaid natives, in peace and warre, in life and death: on all which are added spirituall observations, generall and particular, by the.

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[Courtesy of Annenberg Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Pennsylvania]. ╬ This long title, so characteristic of Colonial era books, is often abbreviated A Key or Key, in reference.

In Algonquian the Narragansett people are called Nanhigganêuck (“the. A Key into the Language of America also serves as a written record of a culture that may have been completely forgotten without Williams. The time and care that went into recording the language and translations of the Narragansett people has left us with an invaluable resource for study.

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