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The colonial image: origins of American culture by John Chester Miller

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Published by G. Braziller, 1962. in New York .
Written in English



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  • United States -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 -- Sources,
  • United States -- Social life and customs -- To 1775

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliography.

Statementselected and edited with introd. and notes by John C. Miller.
LC ClassificationsE187.O7 M5
The Physical Object
Pagination500 p.
Number of Pages500
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5850073M
LC Control Number62009930

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African Americans in the Colonial Era From African Origins Through the American Revolution.. [Wright, Donald R.] African-American Culture / Africans in America / Demography, Community, and Culture / The Daily Toil / Family / Religion / Folk Culture / Whites and Blacks, Men and Women, Humanity and Inhumanity / DONALD R. WRIGHT is Distinguished Teaching Professor of History, Emeritus, at SUNY-Cortland, he was Scholar-in-Residence at the Rockefeller Study Center in Bellagio, Italy. He is the author of African Americans in the Early Republic, ― and The World and a Very Small Place in Africa: A History of Globalization in Niumi, The Gambia, 3rd ed., and is co-author of The Atlantic Cited by: Made in America: A Social History of American Culture and Character ©, pages Cloth $ ISBN: Also available as an e-book. For information on purchasing the book—from bookstores or here online—please go to the webpage for Made in America. Book - Americans - McDougall Littel. Ch 1 Exploration and the Colonial Era. The Americas, West Africa and Europe - pg. 4 Spanish North America - pg. 14 Early British Colonies - pg. 21 Culture Clash on the Prairie - pg. Settling on the Great Plains - pg.

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