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OF THE FIVE Indian NATIONS
OF CA NA DA,
Which are dependent On the Province of New-York in AMERICA,
A N D Are the Barrier between the ENGLISH and FRENCH
in that part of the World.
WITH Particular Accounts of their Religion, Manners, Customs, Laws, and
Forms of Government; their several Battles and Treaties with the European Nations. Their Wars with the other Indians ; and a true Account of the present State of our Trade with them.
In which are thewn, The great Advantage of their Trade and Alliance to the Britisa
Nation, and the Intrigues and Attempts of the French to engage them from us ; a Subject nearly concerning all our American Plantations, and highly meriting the Attention of the Britisa Nation at this Juncture.
By the Honourable CADWALLADER COLDEN, Esq; One of His Majesty's Gounsel, and Surveyor-General
To which are added, Accounts of the several other Nations of Indians in Norrbo America,
their Numbers, Strength, &c. and the Treatics which have been lately made with them.
The THIRD EDITION.
LONDON: Printed for LOCKYER DAVIS, at Lord Bacon's Head
in Fleet-Areet; J. WREN, in Salisbury-court ; and J. WARD, in Gornhill, opposite the Royal-Exchange.
VI. The second Frame of GOVERNMENT, granted