Seventeenth-century America essays in colonial history. by James Morton Smith

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Published by Norton in New York .

Written in English

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Places:

  • United States,
  • Great Britain

Subjects:

  • United States -- Social life and customs -- To 1775.,
  • United States -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.,
  • Great Britain -- Colonies -- History -- 17th century.,
  • United States -- Church history -- To 1775.

Edition Notes

Based upon original papers presented at a symposium sponsored by the Institute of Early American History and Culture at Williamsburg, Va., in 1957.

Book details

SeriesThe Norton library, N629
ContributionsInstitute of Early American History and Culture (Williamsburg, Va.)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE162 .S66 1972
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 238 p.
Number of Pages238
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4739186M
ISBN 100393006298
LC Control Number78039145

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