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Table of Contents
|The Native Americans|
|October 11, 1492||p. 1|
|The English Background|
|A Puritan Death: John and Thomasine Winthrop||p. 15|
|The British American|
|William Byrd in Two Worlds||p. 29|
|Reform in Colonial America|
|John Woolman on Goodness and Greed||p. 45|
|Jonathan Boucher and the Pre-Revolutionary Crisis||p. 61|
|The American Revolution|
|1776: The Continental Army in the Year of Independence||p. 77|
|Testing the Constitution|
|The Alien and Sedition Acts||p. 97|
|The Lewis and Clark Expedition||p. 113|
|The Limits of Jacksonian Democracy|
|The Cherokee Removal||p. 131|
|Abolitionists and Antiabolitionists|
|William Lloyd Garrison and the Broadcloth Mob||p. 149|
|The Texas Revolution|
|Lorenzo de Zavala and Sam Houston||p. 165|
|Reform in the Early Republic|
|The Seneca Falls Convention of 1848||p. 189|
|Down the Santa Fe Trail with Susan Shelby Magoffin, 1846-1847||p. 203|
|A Slave's Story|
|Abd Rahman Ibrahima's Journey from Slavery to Freedom||p. 227|
|The Civil War|
|Two Soldiers and Their Worlds||p. 247|
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