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Old September 18th, 2011, 08:41 PM   #1

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Recommend me a book on Colonial America


I'm looking for a broad overview of the English Colonies of America. Jamestown and ending with the American Revolution preferably but whatever is good. Thanks!
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Most of the books I have are about before, during or after the American
Revolution. Sorry cannot help on this one.
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How about a history textbook? They are quite expensive, though. I should know.
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Thanks for the recommendations, History Chick.
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Old September 19th, 2011, 08:32 AM   #7
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I have the same problem researching Colonial America. Although dated I found the first few volumes of Elroy McKendree Avery A History of the United States and Its People most helpful.
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