America's Forgotten Colonial History
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Dana Huntley
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-08-21 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

This is what we all learned in school: Pilgrims on the Mayflower landed at Plymouth Rock in 1620. They had a rough start, but ultimately made a go of it, made friends with the Indians, and celebrated with a big Thanksgiving dinner. Other uptight religious Puritans followed them and the
Central America's Forgotten History
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Aviva Chomsky
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-04-20 - Publisher: Beacon Press

Restores the region’s fraught history of repression and resistance to popular consciousness and connects the United States’ interventions and influence to the influx of refugees seeking asylum today. At the center of the current immigration debate are migrants from Central America fleeing poverty, corruption, and violence in search of refuge
America's Forgotten Colony
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Michael E. Neagle
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-12-24 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

America's Forgotten Colony examines private US citizens' experiences on Cuba's Isle of Pines to show how American influence adapted and endured in republican-era Cuba (1902–58). This transnational study challenges the notion that US territorial ambitions waned after the nineteenth century. Many Americans, anxious about a 'closed' frontier in an industrialized,
America's Forgotten Slaves
Language: en
Pages: 90
Authors: Charles River Editors
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-11-25 - Publisher:

*Includes pictures *Includes a bibliography for further reading "The carrying of Negroes among the Indians has all along been thought detrimental, as an intimacy ought to be avoided." - A passage from a 1751 South Carolina law It has often been said that the greatest invention of all time was
Colonial American History Stories –1665 - 1753
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Paul R. Wonning
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher: Mossy Feet Books

Colonial American History Stories - 1215 - 1664 contains almost 300 history stories presented in a timeline that begins in 1655 with the performance of the first documented play performed in British North America and ends with the switch from the Julian to the Gregorian Calendar in 1752. This journal