The Americans: The Colonial Experience

by

Show Synopsis

Winner of the Bancroft Prize In this brilliantly original book, written for the general reader, the American past becomes richly meaningful to the present.

Filter Results
Shipping
Item Condition
Seller Rating
Other Options
Change Currency

Customer Reviews

Write a Review

Mikmaq

Jun 22, 2007

How America became unique

This is a fascinating account of how the early Colonists tried so hard to remain English that they tried to imitate England in everything. But by being so far from the confines of English schools and training, they became a uniquely new nation. From education to medicine to law; from newspapers to books to war; they adapted from what they were lacking from into something greater then what they were trying to imitate.

See All Customer Reviews


This item doesn't have extra editions

loading