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New and Published Books

  1. American National Pastimes - A History

    Edited by Mark Dyreson, Jaime Schultz

    Series: Sport in the Global Society - Historical perspectives

    When the colonies that became the USA were still dominions of the British Empire they began to imagine their sporting pastimes as finer recreations than even those enjoyed in the motherland. From the war of independence and the creation of the republic to the twenty-first century, sporting pastimes...

    Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Benjamin Franklin

    American Founder, Atlantic Citizen

    By Nathan R. Kozuskanich

    Series: Routledge Historical Americans

    Known for his influential role in the debates that established the founding documents of the United States, Benjamin Franklin was not only an astute politician, but also an Atlantic citizen whose commitment to the American cause was informed by years spent in England and France. The life of this...

    Published October 12th 2014 by Routledge

  3. John Winthrop

    Founding the City Upon a Hill

    By Michael Parker

    Series: Routledge Historical Americans

    Puritan politician, lawyer, and lay theologian John Winthrop fled England in 1630 when it looked like Charles I had successfully blocked all hopes of passing Puritan-inspired reforms in Parliament. Leading a migration, he came to New England in the hopes of creating an ideal Puritan community...

    Published October 14th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Early North America in Global Perspective

    Edited by Philip D. Morgan, Molly A. Warsh

    Series: Rewriting Histories

    Early North American history is a field in flux. In the last thirty years, the field of Atlantic History has transformed scholarly studies of colonial America, bringing to light the many connections linking the Americas to Africa and Europe. Recently, though, historians have begun to question the...

    Published September 4th 2013 by Routledge

  5. The American Revolution Reader

    Edited by Denver Brunsman, David J Silverman

    Series: Routledge Readers in History

    The American Revolution Reader is a collection of leading essays on the American revolutionary era from the eve of the imperial crisis through George Washington’s presidency. Articles have been chosen to represent classic themes, such as the British-colonial relationship during the eighteenth...

    Published August 4th 2013 by Routledge

  6. North American Borderlands

    Edited by Brian DeLay

    Series: Rewriting Histories

    Since the early colonial period, historians have been fascinated with North America’s borderlands – places where people interacted across multiple, independent political and legal systems. Today the scholarship on these regions is more robust and innovative than ever before. North American...

    Published December 6th 2012 by Routledge

  7. Converging Worlds Text and Sourcebook Bundle

    By Louise Breen

    Published March 15th 2012 by Routledge

  8. Converging Worlds

    Communities and Cultures in Colonial America, A Sourcebook

    Edited by Louise A. Breen

    Providing a survey of colonial American history both regionally broad and "Atlantic" in coverage, Converging Worlds presents the most recent research in an accessible manner for undergraduate students. The ideal accompaniment to Converging Worlds: Communities and Cultures in Colonial America, this...

    Published December 19th 2011 by Routledge

  9. Revolutionary America 2e Text and Sourcebook BUNDLE

    By Frank Cogliano

    Edited by Kirsten E. Phimister

    First published in 2008. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published October 5th 2011 by Routledge

  10. British in the Americas 1480-1815, The

    By Anthony Mcfarlane

    Series: Studies In Modern History

    Of northern European nations, the British had the greatest impact on the Americas. Their history there embraces far more than the colonies that became the United States: England had been in the New World for a century before those colonies were established, and the British presence long outlived...

    Published December 11th 1994 by Routledge