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Mount Desert Island: Shaped by Nature

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If you would like to learn more about the Wabanaki on and around Mount Desert Island, here are several resources.

Asticou's Island Domain: Wabanki Peoples at Mount Desert Island, 1500-2000, by Harald E.L. Prins and Bunny McBride, 2007 (Acadia National Park Ethnographic Overview and Assessment) This text is not available for purchase, but can be found at many libraries and is available online at: Asticou's Island Domain

Indians in Eden: Wabanakis and Rusticators on Maine's Mount Desert Island, 1840s-1920s, by Bunny McBride and Harald E. L. Prins, Downeast Press, 2009.

Canoe Indians of Down East Maine, by William H. Haviland, The History Press, 2012.