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This is a Classic reproduction Map originally Published circa 1771. This Map shows the thirteen early American Colonies and the eastern seaboard as it was just before the Revolutionary War. The wording reads: "A new and accurate map of North America, drawn from the famous Mr. d'Anville with improvements from the best English maps; and engraved by R. W. Seale; also the new divisions according to the late treaty of peace, by Peter Bell, geor.". This Classic Vintage Map honors the beauty of…

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The British colony of West Florida—which once stretched from the mighty Mississippi to the shallow bends of the Apalachicola and portions of what are now the states of Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, and Louisiana—is the forgotten fourteenth colony of America's Revolutionary era. The colony's eventful years as a part of the British Empire form an important and compelling interlude in Gulf Coast history that has for too long been overlooked. For a host of reasons, including the fact that West…

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History Pockets-Colonial America, Grades 4–6, contains eight discovery pockets. The introduction pocket gives an overview of the settlement of the thirteen original colonies. The other pockets feature a look at the aspects of colonial life in the northern, middle, and southern colonies. Each pocket contains: a reproducible pocket label a bookmark of short, fun facts about the subject a fact sheet of background information for teacher and students arts and crafts projects writing activities…

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A multicultural, multinational history of colonial America from the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of The Internal Enemy and American RevolutionsIn the first volume in the Penguin History of the United States, edited by Eric Foner, Alan Taylor challenges the traditional story of colonial history by examining the many cultures that helped make America, from the native inhabitants from milennia past, through the decades of Western colonization and conquest, and across the entire continent, all…

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History Pockets-Colonial America, Grades 4–6, contains eight discovery pockets. The introduction pocket gives an overview of the settlement of the thirteen original colonies. The other pockets feature a look at the aspects of colonial life in the northern, middle, and southern colonies. Each pocket contains: • a reproducible pocket label • a bookmark of short, fun facts about the subject • a fact sheet of background information for teacher and students • arts and crafts projects • writing…

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Author: Wilbur, C. KeithBrand: Globe PequotEdition: 1stBinding: PaperbackNumber Of Pages: 121Release Date: 01-06-1992Details: Product Description Explores the tools and technology that the American colonists use to build homes that could stand the test of time. From School Library Journal YA-- This source covers the complete process of housebuilding used from the late 1600s to the mid-1700s from New England to the South. It is profusely illustrated, depicting the trees needed for each…

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Despite an often-hostile environment, frequent shortages of food and other necessities, and countless other hardships, the settlers of colonial America persevered to establish a lasting foothold on the new continent. This informative coloring book captures the stirring drama of life during pre-Revolutionary times with a fascinating variety of images from the colonial era. Forty-four detailed, accurate, and ready-to-color illustrations depict early seventeenth-century colonists arriving from…

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"Carte du Mexique et de la Floride des Terres Angloises et des Isles Antilles". A nice early French map of North America, by Guillaume de L'Isle, showing the original colonies as well as Spain's Territory of Florida (Floride) and "Nouveau Mexique". This Classic Vintage Map honors the beauty of this unique art form and evokes vivid images of simpler times. Each print is a custom reproduction printed on Heavyweight Enhanced Matte Art Paper. These Historic Art Prints are suitable for framing…

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Travel back in time over 300 years for an authentic glimpse of typical occupations practiced in colonial America from the mid-seventeenth to the late eighteenth century. Artist Peter Copeland makes it possible in this carefully researched and meticulously rendered coloring book. Forty lively scenes — five of them double-page — depict a variety of tradespeople and crafters: the watercart driver, who supplied townspeople with fresh water daily for a small fee; the town crier, a colonial…

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