Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania

by Thomas Childs Cochran
     
 

Who would have guessed, three centuries ago, that William Penn's "greene" province and "countrie towne" on the Delaware would become the keystone of American industrialization and the source of some of the nation's most important business institutions?

Penn's colony was a haven of toleration for people of many origins and beliefs; later, the state of

Overview

Who would have guessed, three centuries ago, that William Penn's "greene" province and "countrie towne" on the Delaware would become the keystone of American industrialization and the source of some of the nation's most important business institutions?

Penn's colony was a haven of toleration for people of many origins and beliefs; later, the state of Pennsylvania was a place where human talents and natural resources converged to make possible an affluent industrial society. Both the freedom and the wealth are treasured legacies of the state to the nation.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780393056358
Publisher:
Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date:
03/01/1978
Series:
States and the Nation Ser.
Pages:
1
Product dimensions:
1.00(w) x 1.00(h) x 1.00(d)

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