An account of the European settlements in America. In six parts: A short history of the discovery of that part of the world. The manners and customs of the original inhabitants. Of the Spanish settlements. Of the Portuguese. Of the French, Dutch and Danish. Of the English ...
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An Account of the European Settlements in America: In Six Parts
Edmund Burke,William Burke, REV
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