Government and Social Class in Colonial America

Government and Social Class in Colonial America

by Don Nardo

Hardcover(Library Binding)

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Individual titles in every multivolume set present a historical perspective and a vivid picture of the cultural, political and social life of the era. Fully documented primary and secondary source quotations enliven the text, and each set includes well-organized primary source documents valuable for student research and reports.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781420502657
Publisher: Gale Cengage Learning
Publication date: 05/14/2010
Series: Lucent Library of Historical Eras: The American Colonies
Pages: 144
Product dimensions: 7.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range: 13 - 16 Years

Table of Contents

Foreword 6

Introduction: Shedding Past Traditions and Customs 8

Chapter 1 Social Rank in British America 13

Chapter 2 Development of Colonial Government 25

Chapter 3 The Impact of Bacon's Rebellion 37

Chapter 4 The Changing Social Status of Blacks 49

Chapter 5 The Impact of the Enlightenment 60

Chapter 6 Growing Disputes with the Mother Country 72

Notes 84

Time Line 88

For More Information 90

Index 92

Picture Credits 96

About the Author 96

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