Everyday Life in Colonial America by Dale Taylor

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Published by F & W Publications .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • History: American,
  • History,
  • History - U.S.,
  • United States - Colonial Period,
  • General

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages308
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8788817M
ISBN 101582971773
ISBN 109781582971773
OCLC/WorldCa173165317

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It also tries to cover both the northern and southern colonies, which often have a very different experience. However, the book is filled with historical illustrations and good content/5. I read this book after reading The Reshaping of Everyday Life: (Everyday Life in America) and Home Life in Colonial Days.

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Everyday Life in Colonial America is a handy book. Editorial Reviews. Museum curator and historical interpreter Taylor here introduces many aspects of life in Colonial America, outlining the history and government of the Chesapeake Bay area, New England, the Middle Colonies, and the Deep South in regional overviews.

Chapters cover everyday life, government and war, Pages:   Everyday Life in Early America is an engaging narrative by David Freeman Hawke concerning the lives of the Colonials in North America.

It is well written, well-researched, and compiled in easy-to-understand chapters that cover two or three related sections of daily life/5. Good Year Books, - Electronic book - 96 pages 2 Reviews History brought to life for young readers with vivid anecdotal narrative and fascinating illustrations that children can read and peruse on their ownHere's the story of how people lived in colonial America, told in easy-to-read narrative style that kids can enjoy on their own.4/5(2).

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Everyday Life in Early America (Everyday Life in America Series) out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 5 reviews. Colonial US history fascinates me and this work was a great read as well as being very informative. It was a hard life moving to the new world, with back breaking work and very little time for anything else/5(4).

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Colonial Life Inover two million people lived in the thirteen American colonies and aboutof them lived in Virginia, the largest and most populous colony. Many of these people were farmers or planters who lived and worked on small farms of less than two hundred acres.

A relatively small number of. Hawke includes entertaining discussions of what the first white Americans ate (for example, raccoon was served in New York).

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Daily Life on the Farm Most of the people living in Colonial America lived and worked on a farm. Although there would eventually be large plantations where the owners became wealthy growing cash crops, life for the average farmer was very hard work.

Kids in Colonial America did not have an easy life. Most of their time was spent working. When they had a few moments to play they had to do so with found items since most parents couldn't afford toys or have the time to make them.

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31) and index. Describes life in the American colonies, focusing on the colonists' clothing, homes, jobs, and other aspects of daily life. Travel back to aFile Size: 4MB. "Travel back to a time when: All children wore dresses, even boys.

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Women hearth cooking, American Revolution Museum at Yorktown The busy life of women on Virginia farms fit into the seasonal cycles and the growing season of the cash crop as well.Life in Colonial New Jersey focused on the family, religion and the father's business or occupation.

Unlike families in some of the other original 13 colonies who had to worry about hostile Indians, families in New Jersey maintained a peaceful coexistence with the local Lenni-Lenape.

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