Voyagers to the West: A Passage in the Peopling of America on the Eve of the Revolution / Edition 1

Voyagers to the West: A Passage in the Peopling of America on the Eve of the Revolution / Edition 1

by Bernard Bailyn
     
 

Winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the Saloutos Prize of the Immigration History Society

Bailyn's Pulitzer Prize-winning book uses an emigration roster that lists every person officially known to have left Britain for America from December 1773 to March 1776 to reconstruct the lives and motives of those who emigrated to the New World.

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Winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the Saloutos Prize of the Immigration History Society

Bailyn's Pulitzer Prize-winning book uses an emigration roster that lists every person officially known to have left Britain for America from December 1773 to March 1776 to reconstruct the lives and motives of those who emigrated to the New World.

"Voyagers to the West is a superb book...It should be equally admired by and equally attractive to the general reader as to the professional historian."--R.C. Simmons, Journal of American Studies

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780394757780
Publisher:
Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Publication date:
04/28/1988
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
720
Sales rank:
902,435
Product dimensions:
6.18(w) x 9.28(h) x 1.42(d)

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