American history: containing Belknap's Biographies of the early discovers, Robertson's History of South America, Graham's History of North America, and the North American colonies, Ramsey's History of the United States, continued to the present time : the history of three judges of Charles I. who fled to America and were concealed in Massachusetts and Connecticut for near thirty years, and Hubbard's History of the Indian wars in New England; giving to the reader a full view of the history of America, from the earliest discovery to the present day, with a copious general index, and abounding with notes, biographical sketches, etc., embellished with elegant steel engravings
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BIOGRAPHIES OF THE EARLY DISCOVERERS
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