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Title:
The Massachusetts colony
Author:
Somervill, Barbara A.
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Publication Information:
Chanhassen, Minn. : Child's World, [2004]

©2004
Physical Description:
40 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 25 cm.
Summary:
Traces the history of Massachusetts from 8000 B.C. when hunter-gatherer clans traveled there, through more than 150 years as a European colony, to 1788 when it became the sixth state in the Union.
General Note:
"Spirit of America."
Language:
English
Contents:
The people of the dawn -- Saints, strangers, and sachems -- The Bay Colony -- The shot heard 'round the world -- The sixth state.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 5.7 1.0 71936.
ISBN:
9781567666168
Format :
Book

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Introduction to one of the United States' original colonies, Massachusetts. 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, Massachusetts. Describes its origins, its leaders, and the colony's role in America's independence from Great Britain. Excerpted from The Massachusetts Colony by Kathy Stevenson, Barbara A. Somervill 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 People of the Dawnp. 6
Chapter 2 Saints, Strangers, and Sachemsp. 12
Chapter 3 The Bay Colonyp. 18
Chapter 4 The Shot Heard 'Round the Worldp. 26
Chapter 5 The Sixth Statep. 32
Time Linep. 36
Glossary Termsp. 37
Massachusetts Colony's Founding Fathersp. 38
For Further Informationp. 39
Indexp. 40