The Site of old "James Towne", 1607-1698. A Brief Historical and Topographical Sketch of the First American Metropolis, Illustrated With Original Maps
This book is a concise but comprehensive overview of the foundation, growth, and ultimate decline of the first permanent English settlement in America. It offers a detailed examination of the political, social, and economic factors that shaped the early years of James Towne and provides a unique look into the daily life of the colonists. The author, Samuel H. Yonge, is a respected expert in early American history and uses primary sources to paint an accurate and engaging portrait of an essential period in American history.
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- Publisher: Legare Street Press
- Publish Date: Jul 18th, 2023
- Pages: 112
- Language: English
- Dimensions: 9.21in - 6.14in - 0.31in - 0.74lb
- EAN: 9781019880944
- Categories: • United States - Colonial Period (1600-1775)