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Life in early America

Mary Gertrude Kelty

Life in early America

by Mary Gertrude Kelty

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Published by Ginn in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • America
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775,
    • United States -- Social life and customs -- To 1775,
    • America -- Discovery and exploration

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Mary G. Kelty.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE188 .K33 1950
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 413 p., [2] leaves of col. plates :
      Number of Pages413
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6073224M
      LC Control Number50013201
      OCLC/WorldCa9046008

      A one-year subscription is seven issues; one every other month plus our special Early American Life Christmas, which we mail in September. U.S. subscription rates: One year, $ Two years, $ Gift subscriptions ordered at the same time as another subscription on the same account earn a discount price of $ per year. Book review: Everyday Life in Early America Introduction The way of life of colonial America was shaped and affected by many factors. The importance of these factors not only varied due to the region in which they occurred but also due to the time. On one hand, the natural resources and geography shaped the colonial America, on the other hand.

      Start studying Everyday Life in Early America. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. At any rate, these disputes, too great for consideration except by indirection in the limited scope of this book, have kept alive an endless curiosity about the original settlers, about the nature of Puritanism at its heyday in America in the seventeenth and early eighteenth centuries.

      British America in the Colonial Period. If a foreigner asked an American what life was like in America, the answer would depend greatly on where a person lived in the country. Seventeenth-century English America was not fertile territory for Hobbesian "absolutism."" The lives of residents of The British Isles and Northern Europe was not as "brutish, nasty, or short- as Thomas Hobbes describes it as in the book, "Everyday Life In Early America; written by David Freeman Hawke.


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Later came the adventurous explorers and those sent by European Nations to begin business ventures in this uncharted new land.