Historical Dictionary of New England

Making Haste from Babylon: The Mayflower Pilgrims and Their World, a New History. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2010. Clark, Charles E. The Eastern Frontier: The Settlement of Northern New England, 1610–1763. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, ...

Historical Dictionary of New England

This second edition of Historical Dictionary of New England contains a chronology, an introduction, appendix, and an extensive bibliography. The dictionary section has over 700 cross-referenced entries on important personalities, places, institutions, and events.

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Historical Dictionary of New England
Language: en
Pages: 660
Authors: Peter C. Holloran
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-05-01 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

This second edition of Historical Dictionary of New England contains a chronology, an introduction, appendix, and an extensive bibliography. The dictionary section has over 700 cross-referenced entries on important personalities, places, institutions, and events.
Historical Dictionary of the British Empire
Language: en
Pages: 1254
Authors: James Stuart Olson, Robert Shadle
Categories: Great Britain
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996 - Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

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Historical Dictionary of the Puritans
Language: en
Pages: 432
Authors: Charles Pastoor, Galen K. Johnson
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-06-12 - Publisher: Scarecrow Press

Members of the Church of England until the mid-16th century, the Puritans thought the Church had become too political and needed to be 'purified.' While many Puritans believed the Church was capable of reform, a large number decided that separating from the Church was their only remaining course of action.
Historical Dictionary of the Progressive Era
Language: en
Pages: 696
Authors: Catherine Cocks, Peter C. Holloran, Alan Lessoff
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-03-13 - Publisher: Scarecrow Press

The Progressive Era, the period in the United States between 1898 and 1917, was a time of great social, political, and industrial change. Following the Spanish-American War of 1898, an event that signaled the emergence of the United States as a great power, the country soon was involved in its
Historical Dictionary of the Early American Republic
Language: en
Pages: 532
Authors: Richard Buel Jr., Jeffers Lennox
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-12-20 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

The drafting and ratification of the federal constitution between 1787 and 1788 capped almost 30 years of revolutionary turmoil and warfare. The supporters of the new constitution, known at the time as Federalists, looked to the new national government to secure the achievements of the Revolution. But they shared the