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Books Books 11 - 18 of about 18 related to Philadelphia: A 300 Year History.   

A History of Pennsylvania

Philip Shriver Klein, Ari Arthur Hoogenboom - History - 1980 - 633 pages
Acclaimed as the standard history of the Keystone State, this book has been updated to cover the 1978 gubernatorial election as well as other developments&—political, economic ...
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The Private City: Philadelphia in Three Periods of Its Growth

Sam Bass Warner - History - 1987 - 256 pages
This award-winning book charts the unfolding, from the Revolutionary War to the Great Depression, of the American tradition of city building and city living, using Philadelphia ...
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Philadelphia, a Guide to the Nation's Birthplace

Best Books on - 1939 - 704 pages
compiled by the Federal Writers' Project, Works Progress Administration, for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania ; sponsored by the Pennsylvania Historical Commission.
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First City: Philadelphia and the Forging of Historical Memory

Gary B. Nash - History - 2002 - 383 pages
With its rich foundation stories, Philadelphia may be the most important city in America's collective memory. By the middle of the eighteenth century William Penn's "greene ...
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Puritan Boston and Quaker Philadelphia

History - 1996 - 585 pages
Based on the biographies of some three hundred people in each city, this book shows how such distinguished Boston families as the Adamses, Cabots, Lowells, and Peabodys have ...
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