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Three years among the Camanches

Nelson Lee

Three years among the Camanches

the narrative of Nelson Lee, the Texan ranger, containing a detailed account of his captivity among the Indians, his singular escape through the instrumentality of his watch, and fully illustrating Indian life as it is on the war path and in the camp.

by Nelson Lee

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Published by B. Taylor in Albany .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indian captivities,
  • Comanche Indians

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesWagner-Camp, Plains and Rockies -- 334., Plains and Rockies -- 334.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE87 .L47
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationxii, [13]-224 p.
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17072501M
    LC Control Number87574418
    OCLC/WorldCa24933013


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I. Introductory II. The Capture III. A Strange Adventure IV. Again a Prisoner V. The Indian Town VI. The Torture VII. Wa.