Everyday life in early America

Title Everyday life in early America
Names Hawke, David Freeman.
Length 7 hours, 4 minutes
Book Number DB027460
Title Status Download Only
Narrator Ferris, Jill.
Language English
Annotation A detailed account of seventeenth-century colonial American life, concentrating on the New England and Chesapeake settlements. The author, a historian, characterizes the variety of settlers that were propelled to America, and then describes their homes, health, and frequent hardships. Although the immigrants struggled to keep their traditions intact, their new environment demanded an evolution in their rituals, religions, and methods of warfare.
Medium Digital Books
Audience Notes Female narrator. NLS/BPH
Local Subject United States - History - 973
History - North America - 970
LC Subject United States - Social life and customs - To 1775
Series Everyday life in America
Call Number 973.2 ANF
Released 2006
Publication Info Washington, D.C. : National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Library of Congress, 2006. (Talking Book Publishers, recording studio).
Original Publication Recorded from: 1st ed. New York : Harper & Row, c1988.
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