A great & godly adventure : the Pilgrims & the myth of the first Thanksgiving / Godfrey Hodgson.
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- ISBN: 1586483730
- ISBN: 9781586483739
- Physical Description: xxvi, 212 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
- Edition: First edition.
- Publisher: New York : PublicAffairs, 
- Copyright: ©2006
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||
Includes bibliographical references (pages 195-206) and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:||
Thanksgiving -- The Reformation -- Scrooby -- The waters of exile -- Voyage and landfall -- A place of habitation -- First encounters -- The loss of trust -- The colony -- Fasts and thanksgiving -- A republic gives thanks -- The invention of a tradition.
Refutes the legendary history of Thanksgiving by presenting a more authentic history of the Plymouth settlement, and explains the reasons behind the distortion of facts that gave rise to the holiday's traditions.
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Godfrey Hodgson is currently a visiting journalism professor at the City University in London, and has just retired as director of the Reuters Foundation Programme at Oxford University, where for eight years he was a Fellow of Green College. He is the author of four previous books.