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The birth of America : from before Columbus to the Revolution

Author: William R Polk
Publisher: New York, NY : Harper Perennial, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Harper Perrenial edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: William R Polk
ISBN: 9780060750930 0060750936
OCLC Number: 123769022
Description: xxiii, 392 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Contents: pt. I. Europe and Africa come to America --
1. The Native Americans --
2. The fearsome Atlantic --
3. Sugar, slaves, and souls --
4. Fish, fur, and piracy --
5. Society and wars in the old countries --
6. The African roots of American Blacks --
pt. II. The establishment of British America --
7. Early cays in the colonies --
8. "Mother England" loses touch --
9. The growth of the colonies --
10. Blacks in America --
11. Whites, Indians, and land --
pt. III. Breakdown of the Imperial system --
12. The French and Indian War --
13. From international war to colonial war --
14. Production and commerce --
15. Representation and taxation --
Conclusion : stumbling toward war --
16. Foreign friends and fellow sufferers --
17. "An ungovernable people" --
18. Casting the die.
Responsibility: William R. Polk.
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