Native American Place Names of Connecticut (Paperback)

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By R. Douglas-Lithgow (Compiled by)
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This dictionary of Native American places was originally published in 1909. Alphabetically arranged by Native American name, this reference work gives insight into the Native origins of Connecticut cities, towns, rivers, streams, lakes, and other locales. The Pequots and Mohegans formed the majority of Connecticut Natives, occupying the territory from Narraganset to Hudson River, along the Connecticut shore, and including Long Island. The Mystic River gets its name from Mistick meaning ""great tidal river.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781557095404
ISBN-10: 155709540X
Publisher: Applewood Books
Publication Date: March 1st, 2001
Pages: 78
Language: English
Series: Native American Place Names