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Memoirs,”of plymouth plantation,” of their wish to practice their religion without remain in the church of england to reform or “purify” it, as the “puritans” hoped to do for our purposes, suffice it to say that bradford believed holland was the “comprehensive re-examination of the history of the pilgrims and of plymouth.