This section provides a short description of all the major characters in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.
Metacom - This individual, who lived from 1639 to 1676, was a war chief of the Wampanoag Indians and their leader in King Philip's War
John Sassamon - This individual was born around 1600 in the Blue Hills area, and was a praying Indian whose intelligence in the service of the Puritans sparked the conflict known as King Philip's War
Increase Mather - This Puritan minister was of great importance in the history of the Massachusetts Bay colony and was a major figure during King Philip's War.
The Algonquian - These were the Indian...
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