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Economic history of the people of the United States

Fred Albert Shannon

Economic history of the people of the United States

by Fred Albert Shannon

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Published by The MacMillan Company in New York, N.Y .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Fred Albert Shannon.
The Physical Object
Paginationxi,942p.
Number of Pages942
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20899004M

In A People’s History of the United States, Zinn aims to write an account of American history from the perspective of persecuted, powerless, marginalized people, rather than the usual pantheon of heroes and begins by studying Christopher Columbus ’s conquest of the New World in ; over the following century, European explorers wiped out entire Native American tribes and. PEOPLE; Search the history of over billion web pages on the Internet. search Search the Wayback Machine. Featured texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection Full text of "Economic History of the United States /A".

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This first volume surveys the economic history of British North America, including Canada and the Caribbean, and of the early United States, from early settlement by Europeans to the end of the eighteenth century. The book includes chapters on the economic history of Native Americans (to ), and also on the European and African backgrounds. PEOPLE; Search the history of over billion web pages on the Internet. search Search the Wayback Machine. Featured texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection Full text of "The Economic history of the United States".


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