The shipwreck that saved Jamestown : the Sea Venture castaways and the fate of America /
Floundering from two years of warfare with Indians and dissent among the settlers, the Virginia Company was about to collapse. To rescue the doomed colonists and restore order, the company chose a new leader, Thomas Gates. Nine ships left Plymouth in the summer of 1609--the largest fleet England had...
|Published:||New York : Henry Holt and Co., 2008.|
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