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Ploughshares Into Swords: Race, Rebellion, and Identity in Gabriel's ...

James Sidbury - History - 1997 - 292 pages
James Sidbury's Ploughshares into Swords places the enslaved population of Virginia squarely within the emerging Atlantic world culture--of the market economy, of urban culture ...
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Discoveries of America: Personal Accounts of British Emigrants to North ...

Barbara DeWolfe - History - 1997 - 228 pages
A rare collection of letters written by British emigrants who came to North America shortly before the onset of the Revolutionary War.
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The Creation of America: Through Revolution to Empire

Francis Jennings - History - 2000 - 340 pages
An alternative history of the American Revolution; the colonists were empire-building conquerors not democratic revolutionaries.
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Foundations of Representative Government in Maryland, 1632-1715

David William Jordan - History - 2002 - 268 pages
This book traces the earliest forms of representative government which were found in Maryland.
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The Devil's Dominion: Magic and Religion in Early New England

Richard Godbeer - History - 1994 - 253 pages
Early New Englanders used magical techniques to divine the future, to heal the sick, to protect against harm and to inflict harm. Protestant ministers of the time claimed that ...
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Elusive Empires: Constructing Colonialism in the Ohio Valley, 1673-1800

Eric Hinderaker - History - 1999 - 320 pages
A fascinating story that offers a striking interpretation of the origins, progress, and effects of the American Revolution.
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Settlement and Unsettlement in Early America

Kenneth A. Lockridge - History - 2003 - 152 pages
A portrait of colonial American as a restless society divided against itself.
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Traders, Planters and Slaves: Market Behavior in Early English America

David W. Galenson - Business & Economics - 2002 - 248 pages
This book explores the operation of the Atlantic slave trade industry in the late seventeenth and early eighteenth centuries, focusing on the market behaviour of the Royal ...
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Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea: Merchant Seamen, Pirates and the ...

Marcus Rediker - History - 1989 - 322 pages
This unsparing account of the eighteenth-century maritime world reconstructs the often brutal social and cultural milieu of Anglo-American seafaring and piracy, following ...
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Big Chief Elizabeth: The Adventures and Fate of the First English Colonists ...

Giles Milton - History - 2001 - 368 pages
A historical account of England's relations with the Native American tribes of North America examines the fate of one hundred English colonists who arrived in the new world in ...
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