Another look at the founding of Massachusetts

with Special Emphasis on a Forgotten Dissenter,

William Vassall

 

by Dorothy Carpenter

 

A book of early American history

 

Dorothy Carpenter at home, Fall 2000

 

Meticulously researched, passionately told, this is a tale of high adventure, courage, conviction and deceit, presented in large part in the words of its participants, culminating in a supreme act of treachery at the height of a terrifying ("hideous") storm in the North Atlantic.

It is the story of the first flowering of religious toleration in English-speaking America ...   <more>

 

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