American History Stories
by Mara Louise Pratt - Chadwick
Publisher: Educational Pub. Co. 1888
These are the stories of early exploration and founding of American colonies, conflicts over religion, and troubles with the Indians, culminating in the French and Indian War. These volumes are suitable for ages 8 and up.
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