A Tale of the Governor and Two Islands: 1668-1673
The Governor is Cavalier Colonel Francis Lovelace, who, in 1668, was appointed the second governor of Colonial New York. This authentic history tells how he bought Staten Island from the Indians for the Duke of York, his boss, and how he upset local politics in Nantucket Island's early history.
- Electronic book text
- 12 Sep 2011
- Morrisville, NC, United States