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Published: 21 March 2011

224 Pages | 128 b/w halftones

8 x 10 inches

ISBN: 9780199765959

Bookseller Code (04)

Colonial America

A History in Documents

Second Edition

Edward G. Gray

Pages from History

  • a mixture of textual and visual documents, including diaries, letters, sermons, newspaper columns, and poems, build a textured history of colonial America
  • lucid narrative ties the documents together
  • documents are ideal length for classroom discussion
  • inviting to visually-oriented students
  • picture essay, "A World of Things"

New to this Edition:

  • a new chapter, "The Tumult of Empire"
  • twenty-eight new images
  • ten new sidebars
  • updated introduction, including a note on sources and interpretation
  • updated and expanded further reading and recommended websites