Becoming Americans: Our Struggle to be Both Free and Equal

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Colonial Williamsburg, 1998 - History - 206 pages
Becoming Americans explains how diverse peoples, holding different and sometimes conflicting personal ambitions, evolved into a society that values both liberty and equality. "Taking Possession," "Enslaving Virginia," "Buying Respectability," "Redefining Family," "Choosing Revolution," and "Freeing Religion" explore the history behind the challenges that divide American society and the forces that unite it.
 

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by Kevin Kelly
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by Christy Matthews Julie Richter
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by Linda Rowe
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APPENDIX
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