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The people"s history of America from the earliest discoveries to the present day

The people"s history of America from the earliest discoveries to the present day

containing Belknap"s biographies of the early discoverers, Dr. Robertson"s history of South America, Grahame"s history of North America, and Ramsey"s history of the United States the whole brought down by compentent writers to the present time : with a copious general index, and abounding with notes, biographical sketches, etc.

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Published by H.S. Allen in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States -- History.,
  • America -- Discovery and exploration.,
  • North America -- History.,
  • South America -- History -- To 1806.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series -- no. 11984
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination9 microfiches (410 fr.)
    Number of Pages410
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20600920M
    ISBN 100665119844

    Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Andrews, Elisha Benjamin, History of the United States from the earliest discovery of America to the present day. History of North America encompasses the past developments of people populating the continent of North it was widely believed that continent first became a human habitat when people migrated across the Bering to 17, years ago, recent discoveries may have pushed those estimates back at least anot years. Regardless, migrants settled in many locations on the.

    History of the United States from the earliest discovery of America to the present day. New York, C. Scribner's Sons, [©] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Elisha Benjamin Andrews.   This discovery adds new information to the theory that early people in North America crossed over from Siberia via “Beringia,” a land bridge that once stretched over the Author: Becky Little.

    In A People’s History of the United States, Zinn aims to write an account of American history from the perspective of persecuted, powerless, marginalized people, rather than the usual pantheon of heroes and begins by studying Christopher Columbus ’s conquest of the New World in ; over the following century, European explorers wiped out entire Native American tribes and. The last edition of History of the United States from the earliest discovery of America to the present time was issued in Professor James Alton James has revised the chapters on Roosevelt and continued the History to cf. Publishers' notes, v. 1. Includes index. Description: 6 volumes: illustrations ; 20 cm: Contents: v. 1.


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