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    via Britain.  At the time, much of eastern north America was called Virginia, and charts were sort of inaccurate.  But Tisquantum was captured by the British, and spent time in England, enough to become fluent in English.  He was a valuable commodity then, and probably was delivered by British interests to New England for the purpose of advancing the cause.

    Warmest regards,

    Doc

    I would rather die from the acute effects of a broken heart than from the chronic effects of an empty heart. Copyright, Dr. David W. Smith, 2011

    by Translator on Fri Nov 23, 2012 at 06:42:08 PM PST

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