Now you can study the Colonization and Settlement of America from first-hand perspective. This is volume 2 of the First-hand History of America. This essential collection includes 63 primary source accounts from 1562 to 1733. No source is...
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Colonization of America: 1562-1733

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Now you can study the Colonization and Settlement of America from first-hand perspective. This is volume 2 of the First-hand History of America. This essential collection includes 63 primary source accounts from 1562 to 1733. No source is better than the original. It is untainted and tells the history as it happened.

This eBook is #2 in the First-hand History of America series

*This collection includes 63 First-hand Accounts:
• The Founding of St. Augustine and the Massacre by Menendez
• The Founding of St. Augustine
• The Huguenots in Florida
• Dominique de Gourgues
• Drake in California
• A Description of Drake
• Sir Walter Raleigh's Virginia Colonies
• The First Voyage to Roanoke
• The Colony at Roanoke
• The Birth of Virginia Dare
• Gosnald's Discovery of Cape Cod
• Gosnold's Settlement at Cuttyhunk
• First Charter of Virginia
• The Settlement of Jamestown
• The Founding of Quebec
• Champlain's Battle with the Iroquois on Lake Champlain
• The Discovery of the Hudson River
• Hudson's Third Voyage
• The First Representative Assembly
• Origin of Slavery in America
• The Voyage of the Mayflower
• How the Pilgrim Fathers Lived
• Founding of New Amsterdam
• The Beginnings of the Massachusetts Bay Colony
• The Settlement of Massachusetts
• The Founding of Connecticut
• Lord Baltimore's Plantation in Maryland
• The Pequot Massacre at Fort Mystic
• Roger Williams in Rhode Island
• How the Bay Colony Differed from Plymouth
• The Fundamental Orders of Connecticut
• The Body of Liberties
• The Founding of Harvard College
• The Founding of New Sweden
• Arbitrary Government Described and the Government of the Massachusetts Vindicated from that Aspersion
• Witchcraft in New England
• The Instrument of Government
• A Healing Question
• The Persecution of the Quakers
• The Penalty for Not Going to Church
• John Locke and the Fundamental Constitutions of Carolina
• The English Conquest of New York
• Eliot's Brief Narrative
• Marquette's Discovery of the Mississippi
• The Outbreak of King Philip's War
• The Death of King Philip
• Bacon's Rebellion
• The Death of Marquette
• Discovery of Niagara Falls
• La Salle's Voyage to the Mouth of the Mississippi
• Letter from Eliot to Hon. Robert Boyle
• The Famous Charter Oak Affair
• Description of Pennsylvania
• Penn's Treaty with the Indians
• M. Robert Cavelier De La Salle
• Leisler's Rebellion
• Witchcraft in New England
• The Founding of William and Mary College
• The Settlement of Louisiana
• The Colonization of Louisiana
• Phipps, The First of Our Self-Made Men
• Establishing the Colony of Georgia
• Oglethorpe in Georgia
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Editorial Reviews

On cover of printed book - Jay A Parry
“This is pure history, without all the filter of contemporary interpretation. These books will be a welcome addition to the library of anyone who wants to better understand where America has come from—and where we should be now.”
--Jay A. Parry, author, The Real George Washington
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940015522372
  • Publisher: Packard Technologies
  • Publication date: 10/22/2012
  • Series: First-hand History of America, #2
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 315
  • Sales rank: 720,264
  • File size: 508 KB

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