Puritan village: the formation of a new England town

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Wesleyan University Press, 1963 - History - 215 pages
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An award-winning study of Puritans and the formation of their towns.

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Review: Puritan Village: The Formation of a New England Town

User Review  - Laurie - Goodreads

This is not a book to read for pleasure. It's extremely well researched and well written in an academic style. If you want to know where the Puritans came from (both geographically and socially) and how they coped in New England, this certainly has to be one of the books you read. Read full review

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User Review  - Justin Salisbury - Goodreads

Not a bad work, but a rather slow read. I know, I know most history is, but it was slower than normal. Read full review

Contents

The Web of Openfield Life
3
Land Hunger Borough Rights and the Power to Tax
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in The Secrets of the Corporation of This Town of Sudbury
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