The Way We Lived Essays and Documents in American Social History, Volume I: 1492-1877

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  • Edition: 6th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 10/10/2007
  • Publisher: Wadsworth Publishing
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This popular reader uses both primary and secondary sources to explore social history topics and sharpen students' interpretive skills. Each chapter includes one secondary source essay and several related primary source documents. Chapter introductions tie the readings together and pose questions to consider.

Table of Contents

Note: Each Part concludes with Suggestions for Further Reading
Colonial Society, 1492-1783
The First Americans ESSAY Peter Nabokov with Dean Snow, ""Algonquians and Iroquians: Farmers of the Woodlands""
Documents ""Of the Naturall Inhabitants of Virginia,"" 1624 Recollections of a ""White Indian"" (1759), 1823 An Indian''s View, 1805 The Indians of New Mexico, 1599
Colonial Beginnings: Aspirations, Obstacles, Opportunities ESSAY Lois Green Carr, ""the Rise of Daniel Clocker""
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