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Puritans and adventurers : change and persistence in early America / T.H. Breen.


New York : Oxford University Press, 1980.
ISBN 0195027280, 9780195027280

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Subjects Cultuurgeschiedenis.
Koloniale periode.
Massachusetts -- Histoire -- ca 1600-1775 (Période coloniale)
Massachusetts -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.
Massachusetts -- Social conditions.
Massachusetts.
Neuengland.
Puritains -- Massachusetts.
Puritans -- Massachusetts.
Puritans.
Puriteinen.
USA.
Virginia -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.
Virginia -- Social conditions.
Virginia.
Virginie -- Histoire -- ca 1600-1775 (Période coloniale)
Description xviii, 270 pages ; 22 cm
Copyright Date 1980.
Summary This collection of essays is concerned with two main issues: first, the way in which the local origins of English colonists influenced their attitudes and adaptation to North America; and second, the contrast between the settlements of Massachusetts and Virginia.--From publisher's description.
Contents Persistent localism : English social change and the shaping of New England institutions -- The covenanted militia of Massachusetts Bay : English background and New World development -- Moving to the New Word : the character of early Massachusetts immigration -- Transfer of culture : chance and design in shaping Massachusetts Bay, 1630-1660 -- War, taxes, and political brokers : the ordeal of Massachusetts Bay, 1675-1692 -- Looking out for number one : the cultural limits of public policy in early Virginia -- A changing labor force and race relations in Virginia, 1660-1710 -- Horses and gentlemen : the cultural significance of gambling among the gentry of Virginia -- Of time and nature : a study of persistent values in colonial Virginia.
Genre History.
Geographic Area n-us-ma
Virginia
Network Numbers (OCoLC)6142870
(OCoLC)ocm06142870
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Breen, T. H.
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