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Roger Williams Bibliography


Conley, P. T. (1986). Album of Rhode Island history, 1636-1986. Norfolk, Va: Donning Co.

Cronon, W. (2003). Changes in the land Indians, colonists, and the ecology of New England. New York: Hill and Wang.

Davis, J. C. (2008). On Religious Liberty Selections from the Works of Roger Williams (The John Harvard Library). New York: Belknap P.

Deetz, J. (2001). Times of their lives life, love, and death in Plymouth Colony. New York: Anchor Books.

Gaustad, E. S. (1999). Liberty of conscience Roger Williams in America. Valley Forge, Pa: Judson P.

Gaustad, E. S. (2005). Roger Williams (Lives and Legacies). New York: Oxford UP, USA.

Lee., S. M. (2002). I, Roger Williams A Novel. Boston: W. W. Norton & Company.

McLoughlin, W. G. (1986). Rhode Island, a history. New York: W.W. Norton, American Association for State and Local History.

Miller, P. (1984). Errand into the wilderness. Cambridge, Mass: Harvard UP.

Philbrick, N. (2007). Mayflower A Story of Courage, Community, and War. New York: Penguin (Non-Classics).

Ulrich, L. (1991). Good wives image and reality in the lives of women in northern New England, 1650-1750. New York: Vintage Books.

Williams, R. (1997). A Key Into the Language of America. New York: Applewood Books.

Williams, R. (2001). Bloudy tenent of persecution for cause of conscience discussed in a conference between truth and peace, who, in all tender affection, present to the High Court of Parliament, (as the result of their discourse) these, (among other passages) of highest consideration. Macon, Ga: Mercer UP.

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Roger Williams National Memorial sign

In 1965 Congress passed a joint act establishing Roger Williams National Memorial but it would be almost 20 years until the park was opened. “This park should remind us that the freedom for which Roger Williams fought so hard for did not come easy like the park itself,” stated Senator Claiborne Pell More...