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Title:
The New Jersey colony
Author:
Weatherly, Myra.
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Publication Information:
Chanhassen, Minn. : Child's World, [2004]

©2004
Physical Description:
40 pages : illustrations (some color), maps ; 25 cm.
Summary:
Relates the history of the colony of New Jersey from early Native Americans to the first settlers to statehood in 1787.
General Note:
"Spirit of America."
Language:
English
Contents:
The Lenni-Lenape people -- The Europeans arrive -- A fractured colony -- Crossroads of the Revolution -- The new nation -- Time line -- Glossary terms -- New Jersey colony's founding fathers.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 6.5 1.0 71937.
ISBN:
9781567666243
Format :
Book

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Introduction to one of the United States' original colonies, New Jersey. 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, New Jersey. Describes its origins, its leaders, and the colony's role in America's independence from Great Britain. Excerpted from The New Jersey Colony by Myra Weatherly 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 Lenni-Lenape Peoplep. 6
Chapter 2 The Europeans Arrivep. 10
Chapter 3 A Fractured Colonyp. 16
Chapter 4 Crossroads of the Revolutionp. 22
Chapter 5 The New Nationp. 30
Time Linep. 36
Glossary Termsp. 37
New Jersey Colony's Founding Fathersp. 38
For Further Informationp. 39
Indexp. 40