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AMERICAN COLONIES: THE SETTLING OF NORTH AMERICA

By: ALAN TAYLOR

Price: $8.00

Publisher: PENGUIN:

Seller ID: IM43208

ISBN: 0142002100

Condition: FAIR UNDERLINING


With this volume, Alan Taylor challenges the traditional story of colonial history by examining the many cultures that helped make America. Transcending the usual Anglocentric version of our colonial past, he recovers the importance of Native American tribes, African slaves, and the rival empires of France, Spain, the Netherlands, and even Russia in the colonization of North America. Moving beyond the Atlantic seaboard to examine the entire continent, American Colonies r... View more info

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Coming Over: Migration and Communication Between E

By: DAVID CRESSY

Price: $8.00

Publisher: CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS:

Seller ID: IM502777

ISBN: 0521338506

Condition: VERY GOOD CONDITION


Coming Over discusses the English migration to New England in the seventeenth century and shows the importance of English connections in the lives of American colonists. David Cressy reviews the information available to prospective migrants, the decisions they had to reach and the actions necessary before they could settle in America. English men and women moved to New England with a variety of motives, and in a multitude of circumstances. 'Puritanism', involving religio... View more info

American Slavery, American Freedom: The Ordeal of

By: EDMUND S. MORGAN

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NORTON W.W. & COMPANY, INC.:

Seller ID: IM495777

ISBN: 0393091562

Condition: VERY GOOD CONDITION


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LITTLE COMMONWEALTH

By: JOHN PUTNAM DEMOS

Price: $6.00

Publisher: OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS:

Seller ID: IM53406

ISBN: 0195013557

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


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FEARLESS BENJAMIN LAY: The Quaker Dwarf Who Became

By: MARCUS REDIKER

Price: $13.50

Publisher: BEACON PRESS (RH):

Seller ID: IM496804

ISBN: 0807035920

Condition: NEW


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LAND WHERE OUR FATHERS DIED

By: MARION L. STARKEY

Price: $10.00

Publisher: DOUBLEDAY (RH):

Seller ID: IM440934

ISBN: 1199251933

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


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IN THE DEVIL'S SNARE

By: MARY BETH NORTON

Price: $15.00

Publisher: ALFRED A. KNOPF:

Seller ID: IM494134

ISBN: 037540709X

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


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MAYFLOWER: STORY OF COURAGE

By: NATHANIEL PHILBRICK

Price: $8.00

Publisher: PENGUIN:

Seller ID: IM473029

ISBN: 0143111973

Condition: FAIR HIGHLIGHTING


Nathaniel Philbrick became an internationally renowned author with his National Book Award? winning "In the Heart of the Sea," hailed as ?spellbinding? by "Time" magazine. In "Mayflower," Philbrick casts his spell once again, giving us a fresh and extraordinarily vivid account of our most sacred national myth: the voyage of the "Mayflower" and the settlement of Plymouth Colony. From the "Mayflower"'s arduous Atlantic crossing to the eruption of King Philip's War between ... View more info

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MAYFLOWER: STORY OF COURAGE

By: NATHANIEL PHILBRICK

Price: $8.50

Publisher: PENGUIN:

Seller ID: IM46594

ISBN: 0143111973

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


Nathaniel Philbrick became an internationally renowned author with his National Book Award? winning "In the Heart of the Sea," hailed as ?spellbinding? by "Time" magazine. In "Mayflower," Philbrick casts his spell once again, giving us a fresh and extraordinarily vivid account of our most sacred national myth: the voyage of the "Mayflower" and the settlement of Plymouth Colony. From the "Mayflower"'s arduous Atlantic crossing to the eruption of King Philip's War between ... View more info

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KING AND PEOPLE IN PROVINCIAL MASSACHUSETTS

By: RICHARD L. BUSHMAN

Price: $8.00

Publisher: CHAPEL HILL:

Seller ID: IM509009

ISBN: 0807843989

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


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TERRA INCOGNITA: The True Story of How America Got

By: Rodney Broome

Price: $10.00

Publisher: EDUCARE INC.:

Seller ID: IM508529

ISBN: 0944638228

Condition: VERY GOOD CONDITION


Like the story of Longitude the events that created our world are fascinating to us. Terra Incognito is one such work.A series of seemingly unconnected discoveries over the past fifty years suddenly points a beam of light at a new and intriguing theory as to how America got its name. Terra Incognito captures the spirit and essence of the age of discovery and introduces new characters that blend into the times to create a compelling story of adventure and romance.Br... View more info

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Witches

By: STACY SCHIFF

Price: $18.04

Publisher: BACK BAY BOOKS:

Seller ID: IM477898

ISBN: 031620059X

Condition: NEW


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Iron Tears: Rebellion in America, 1775-1783

By: STANLEY WEINTRAUB

Price: $8.00

Publisher: SIMON & SCHUSTER:

Seller ID: IM494274

ISBN: 0743219929

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


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NEW ENGLAND PURITANS

By: SYDNEY V. JAMES

Price: $7.00

Publisher: HARPER AND ROW:

Seller ID: IM451155

ISBN: 1199356921

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


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St. Augustine Pirates and Privateers

By: THEODORE CORBETT

Price: $8.50

Publisher: HISTORY PRESS:

Seller ID: IM498863

ISBN: 160949721X

Condition: VERY GOOD CONDITION


Entrenched on Florida's Atlantic Coast since the sixteenth century, the Spanish presidio of St. Augustine was a prime target for piracy. For the colonial governors of Great Britain, France and Spain, privateering--and its rogue form, piracy--was a type of warfare used to enhance the limited resources of their colonies. While the citizens of St. Augustine were victims of this guerrilla war, they also struck back at their enemies using privateers such as Francisco Menendez... View more info

Of Plymouth Plantation 1620-1647

By: WILLIAM BRADFORD

Price: $6.00

Publisher: MODERN LIBRARY:

Seller ID: IM494250

ISBN: 0394326024

Condition: GOOD CONDITION


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