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Maps Early works to 1800
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|Notes:||Title from half-title.
The frontispieces (portraits)--of v. 2-8 are not found in earlier editions.
Most of the articles are followed by a critical essay on the sources of information, and notes in addition to the foot-notes.
|Description:||8 volumes frontispieces, illustrations, plates, portraits, maps, plans, facsimiles 25 cm|
|Contents:||[v. 1] Aboriginal America.--[v. 2] Spanish exploration and settlements in America from the fifteenth to the seventeenth century.--[v. 3] English exploration and settlement in North America, 1497-1689.--[v. 4] French exploration and settlements in North America, and those of the Portuguese, Dutch and Swedes, 1500-1700.--[v. 5] The English and French in North America, 1689-1763.--[v. 6-7] The United States of North America.--[v. 8] The later history of British, Spanish and Portuguese America. Appendix: Manuscript sources of the history of the United States. Printed authorities. Chronological conspectus of American history.|
|Responsibility:||by a corps of eminent historical scholars and specialists under the editorship of Justin Winsor.|
- America -- History.
- America -- Bibliography.
- America -- Maps -- Early works to 1800.
- Cartography -- America.
- America -- Discovery and exploration.
- America -- Antiquities.
- United States -- History.
- United States -- History -- Bibliography.
- Discoveries in geography.
- United States.