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Metacomet

See Philip, King.
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Os capitulos futuros mostram que ela agiu como Metacomet, procurando se juntar a outras tribos para fugir dos brancos (no caso de Mary, o marido dela era um indigena Flathead).
When Captain Benjamin Church tracked down and murdered Metacomet in 1676, his body was quartered and parts were "left for the wolves.
Elevating his protagonist, Stone adapted the historical materials to serve the play's ideological agenda: while the historical Metacomet signed the capitulation in 1671, the dramatic Metamora confronts the English, and kills a few: "Thus do I smite your nation and defy your power" (Stone 75).
She also enjoys hiking the Metacomet and Monadnock trail, taking her students to study the rocks and life in the Harvard Forest, and listening to classical music.
Metacomet is an inbred derived from a cross between the nematode-susceptible Connecticut shade tobacco cultivar O-30, which was developed as a commercial production line by Windsor Shade Tobacco, Inc.
Master is also known as Harry, Sir by his associate Ralph; these two remind the reader of Don Quixote and Sancho Panza, the "most unlikely pair ever to intrude into the misery of the Metacomet Ranch.
In 1675 the New England Native Americans, driven to desperation by the unending encroachment of the European settlers on their lands, attacked under the leadership of Metacomet, known to the Europeans as King Philip (1639?
A coalition of these tribes, known as the Five Nations, was headed by King Philip, Indian name Metacomet, chief of the Wampanoags.
The date of birth of King Philip, whose Indian name was Metacom or Metacomet, is unknown; he died in battle on August 12, 1676, after serving as sachem of the <IR> WAMPANOAGA INDIANS </IR> .
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The methods used by the native warriors, including the Nipmuc, were highly successful, and 12 towns were destroyed before the English finally killed Metacomet and ended the war.