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Lights and shadows of American history

by the author of Peter Parley's tales.
Online; Book; EBook
320 p. front., illus. (incl. ports) 18 cm.
Parley's cabinet library ; no. 7
Boston : C. H. Peirce and G. C. Rand, l848.
  • Introductory sketch
  • Greenland
  • The Northmen in America
  • Columbus
  • El Dorado
  • Miranda Hurtado
  • The tyrant Aguirre
  • The buccaneers
  • Madame Godin
  • Alexander Selkirk
  • The Jesuits in Paraguay
  • Bolivar
  • The dictator Francia
  • Toussaint L'Ouverture
  • La Salle and Hennepin
  • The Pilgrims
  • Salem witchcraft
  • General Putnam
  • Lexington and Bunker Hill
  • Arnold's march to Quebec
  • The Declaration of independence
  • Arnold's treason
Added t.-p., illus.
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SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Tracy W. McGregor Library, Mather Collection.
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Parley's cabinet library ; no. 7
Goodrich, Samuel G. (Samuel Griswold), 1793-1860. Parley's cabinet library ; no. 7.
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