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Title:
The Connecticut colony
Author:
Burgan, Michael.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Chanhassen, Minn. : Child's World, [2004]

©2004
Physical Description:
40 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 25 cm.
Summary:
Relates the history of the colony of Connecticut from the early Native Americans to the first settlers in 1633 to statehood in 1788.
General Note:
"Spirit of America."
Language:
English
Contents:
The Algonquians of Connecticut -- European exploration and settlement -- Becoming a colony -- Connecticut during the war -- After the war and nationhood -- Time line -- Glossary terms -- Connecticut colony's founding fathers.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 6.7 1.0 71932.
ISBN:
9781567666090
Format :
Book

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Introduction to one of the United States' original colonies, Connecticut. Describes its origins, its leaders, and the colony's role in America's independence from Great Britain.


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Introduction to one of the United States' original colonies, Connecticut. Describes its origins, its leaders, and the colony's role in America's independence from Great Britain. Excerpted from The Connecticut Colony by Michael Burgan All rights reserved by the original copyright owners. Excerpts are provided for display purposes only and may not be reproduced, reprinted or distributed without the written permission of the publisher.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 The Algonquians of Connecticutp. 6
Chapter 2 European Exploration and Settlementp. 12
Chapter 3 Becoming a Colonyp. 18
Chapter 4 Connecticut during the Warp. 24
Chapter 5 After the War and Nationhoodp. 30
Time Linep. 36
Glossary Termsp. 37
Connecticut Colony's Founding Fathersp. 38
For Further Informationp. 39
Indexp. 40