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Discoveries of America

personal accounts of British emigrants to North America during the revolutionary era

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Nova Scotia,
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • British Americans -- Correspondence.,
    • British -- Nova Scotia -- Correspondence.,
    • Immigrants -- United States -- Correspondence.,
    • Immigrants -- Nova Scotia -- Correspondence.,
    • United States -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 18th century -- Sources.,
    • Nova Scotia -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 18th century -- Sources.,
    • Great Britain -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 18th century -- Sources.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementedited by Barbara De Wolfe ; foreword by Bernard Bailyn.
      ContributionsDeWolfe, Barbara.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE184.B7 D57 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxix, 228 p. ;
      Number of Pages228
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL983957M
      ISBN 100521385423, 0521386942
      LC Control Number96021690

      The Discovery of America. [J R L Anderson] Discovery of America. Harmondsworth: Puffin Books, © (OCoLC) Material Type: Juvenile audience: Document Type: America -- Discovery and exploration -- Juvenile literature. Discoveries in geography. America. America -- Exploration, to -- Juvenile literature. Get this from a library! The discovery of the Americas. [Betsy Maestro; Giulio Maestro] -- Discusses both hypothetical and historical voyages of discovery to America by the Phoenicians, Saint Brendan of Ireland, the Vikings, and such later .

      Get this from a library! Discovery of the Americas, [Tom Smith; John S Bowman; Maurice Isserman] -- Describes the exploration of the Americas, including the discoveries of Christopher Columbus, Hernán Cortés, Amerigo Vespucci, Vasco Núñez de Balboa, Hernando de Soto, and George Vancouver. It is believed that Christopher Columbus discovered america in 3 August But recent Discoveries suggests that Viking maybe the first to discover great lands of America. The America comprises of the two continents of the western hemisphere, namely north America and South America.

      COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle . Soon after America was proved not to be part of Asia, a puzzling question arose. Whence came these "Indians", and in what manner did they find their way to the western hemisphere. Since the beginning of the present century discoveries in geology have entirely altered our mental attitude toward this question.


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