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  1. The Unredeemed Captive
    John Demos
    Random House / 1995 / Trade Paperback
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Eunice Williams was captured in 1704, taken with her father and four other siblings from their home in Deerfield. While the others were released, Eunice was not, and to the horror of her family, eventually became a Mohawk, marrying one of them and embracing Catholicism. John Demos has constructed a historically-factual account of her journey, filled with intriguing notes and insights into early colonial and Native American life. 316 pages, softcover.

    1. The Redeemed Captive: Returning to Zion
      John Williams
      Applewood Books / 1987 / Trade Paperback
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    When the frontier village of Deerfield, Massachusetts was attacked by a party of French and Indians near dawn on February 29, 1704, the Reverend John Williams, his family, and his entire congregation suffered greatly. Forty-nine were killed, among them William's wife and two of their children. One hundred eleven were taken off as captives to Canada, including Williams and five of his surviving children. In The Redeemed Captive, Williams recorded with Christian resignation the terror and trauma of the raid, the long march through the snow and ice, and his years of captivity among the French. His account of the enemy invading his sleeping household and the ensuing ordeal still speaks of the travails of frontier life and of the New England Puritan character that enabled Williams and his flock to withstand these hardships and to return to Deerfield to rebuild the burned and sacked community.

    1. Indian Captive: The Story of Mary Jemison
      Lois Lenski, Arthur Caswell Parker
      HarperCollins / 1995 / Trade Paperback
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    Twelve-year old Mary Jemison lives on the border of eastern Pennsylvania in 1758--hardly a safe and quiet place to live. Captured by Seneca tribesmen, Mary was separated from her family, traveling to western New York. Initially missing her family, she soon learns many new things about the earth, its plants, creatures and more...so much so that she starts to enjoy living life as a sister to the Indians. When a chance comes to return to English civilization, will she want to leave them? 298 pages, softcover.

    1. Captive Treasure
      Milly Howard
      JourneyForth / 1988 / Trade Paperback
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    The long days on the trail were filled with excitement for adventurous Carrie Talbot. And at the end of the trail waited more adventure- she was going to start a brand new life at the Indian mission established by her uncle. Then a sudden encounter with an Indian raiding party left Carrie with more excitement than she wanted. As she rode off helplessly with her captors, frantic thoughts raced through Carrie's mind. Why was one of the Indians so interested in the family Bible she had managed to save? How could she escape? Even if she did, how could she ever find the wagon train again? The raiding party took Carrie deep into the wilderness to a Cheyenne camp on the banks of a distant river. There Carrie met the Indian called the Keeper and began a life far different from any she had ever imagined.

    1. Calico Captive
      Speare
      Houghton Mifflin Harcourt / 1985 / Trade Paperback
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    Based on a real diary, Miriam and her sister Susannah, along with her husband and children, are captured by Indians during the raids of the French and Indian War. Forced to march to Canada where they believe they'll be sold, from a rare night of partying to a grueling walk through the New Hampshire woods, Calico Captive traces the long trail of a family's trip from New England to Montreal to England and back to New England again. 274 pages, softcover.

      1. My Captivity Among the Sioux Indians
        Fanny Kelly
        Applewood Books / Trade Paperback
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      Originally published in 1874, this is the story of Fanny Kelly's capture and captivity by the Oglala Sioux while she was emigrating to the far West from Kansas in the mid-19th century. 285 pages, softcover.

      Mary Jemison has been captured by a Shawnee war party! How will she survive?

      When twelve-year-old Mary Jemison and her family are captured by Shawnee raiders, she's sure they'll all be killed. Instead, Mary is separated from her siblings and traded to two Seneca sisters, who adopt her and make her one of their own. Mary misses her home, but the tribe is kind to her. She learns to plant crops, make clay pots, and sew moccasins, just as the other members do. Slowly, Mary realizes that the Indians are not the monsters she believed them to be. When Mary is given the chance to return to her world, will she want to leave the tribe that has become her family?

      This Newbery Honor book is based on the true story of Mary Jemison, the pioneer known as the "White Woman of the Genesee."

      This ebook features an illustrated biography of Lois Lenski including rare images and never-before-seen documents from the author's estate. eBook. Grade s 3-6.

      1. The Unredeemed Captive: A Family Story from Early America - eBookThis product is an eBook
        John Demos
        Vintage / 2011 / ePub
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      Eunice Williams was captured in 1704, taken with her father and four other siblings from their home in Deerfield. While the others were released, Eunice was not, and to the horror of her family, eventually joined became a Mohawk, marrying one of them and embracing Catholicism. John Demos has constructed a historically-factual account of her journey, filled with intriguing notes and insights into early colonial and Native American life. 316 pages, softcover.