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Whitaker, Alexander 1585-1617

Overview
Works: 27 works in 106 publications in 2 languages and 1,192 library holdings
Genres: History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: F229, 975.502
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Most widely held works about Alexander Whitaker
 
Most widely held works by Alexander Whitaker
Good newes from Virginia Sent to the Covnsell and Company of Virginia, resident in England by Alexander Whitaker( )

24 editions published in 1613 in English and held by 467 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alexander Whitaker was an early settler at Jamestown and a popular religious leader within the community. He established two churches in the area and was often called "the Apostle of Virginia."?Good Newes from Virginia is his most famous sermon and was reprinted and circulated in London in 1613. Whitaker was responsible for converting and baptizing Pocahontas
... Good newes from Virginia. 1613 by Alexander Whitaker( Book )

7 editions published between 1936 and 1937 in English and held by 320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A trve discovrse of the present estate of Virginia, and the successe of the affaires there till the 18 of Iune, 1614 : Together ; with a relation of the seuerall English townes and fortes, the assured hopes of that countrie and the peace concluded with the Indians ; the christening of Powhatans daughter and her marriage with an English-man by Ralph Hamor( )

18 editions published between 1615 and 1994 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A True discourse of the present estate of Virginia, written by Raphe Hamor the younger, and printed in London in 1615. This volume, which was written by the past secretary of the Virginia Company after his return to London, detailed the marriage of Pocahontas and John Rolfe, as well as Rolfe's cultivation of tobacco, the martial administration of Sir Thomas Dale, and the establishment of the city of Henrico. Also included are copies of letters written by Thomas Dale, John Rolfe, and Alex. Whitaker
Good newes from Virginia by Alexander Whitaker( Book )

12 editions published between 1613 and 2010 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A true discourse of the present state of Virginia by Ralph Hamor( Book )

5 editions published in 1617 in German and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emblems in motley : Literary implications of the graphic devices in "Tristram Shandy" by Alexander Whitaker( Book )

5 editions published between 1979 and 1982 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Early accounts of life in colonial Virginia 1609-1613 by Robert Gray( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A True Discourse of the Present Estate of Virginia, and the Success of the Affairs There by Ralph Hamor( )

1 edition published in 1860 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

<P>Written by original Virginia colonist Ralph Hamor, this 1620 history of the Virginia colony of Jamestown, Pocahontas' saving of Captain John Smith, her return to England and marriage includes letters and diary entries from John Rolfe and Sir Thomas Dale, deputy-governor of the Virginia Colony.</p>
[Excerpt from "Good newes from Virginia".] by Alexander Whitaker( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A description of New England by John Smith( Book )

1 edition published in 1617 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Good newes from Virginia, 1612 by Alexander Whitaker( Book )

1 edition published in 1936 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Aleksander Whitaker

Alexander Whitaker Brits theoloog (1585-1616)

Alexander Whitaker englischer Theologe

Languages
English (90)

German (7)