Chapter 1: Early American Literature to 1700
and Puritanism

John Williams
1664-1729

© Paul P. Reuben
June 19, 2014
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The Redeemed Captive is the account of John Williams's capture at Deerfield, Mass., the long march to Canada, and his two and a half years of captivity there.

Primary Work

The Redeemed Captive Returning to Zion, 1707, 1966.

Selected Bibliography

Colacurcio, Michael J. Godly Letters: The Literature of the American Puritans. Notre Dame, IN: U of Notre Dame P, 2006.

Demos, John. The unredeemed captive: a family story from early America. NY: Vintage Books, 1995. E197 .D46

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Reuben, Paul P. "Chapter 1: John Williams." PAL: Perspectives in American Literature- A Research and Reference Guide. WWW URL: http://www.csustan.edu/english/reuben/pal/chap1/williams_john.html (provide page date or date of your login).