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Cities and towns [electronic resource] /
Rebecca Stefoff.
imprint
Armonk, N.Y. : M.E. Sharpe, c2008.
description
95 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), col. maps ; 25 cm.
ISBN
9780765681096 (hardcover : alk. paper)
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imprint
Armonk, N.Y. : M.E. Sharpe, c2008.
isbn
9780765681096 (hardcover : alk. paper)
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Licensed for access by U. of T. users.
contents note
From camps to communities -- The rise of cities in the British colonies -- Towns and villages -- Spanish and French colonial cities and towns -- Urban life in early America.
catalogue key
11350474
 
Includes bibliographical references (p. 93) and index.
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Table of Contents
From Camps to Communities
Fishing Camps
First Communities
Pilgrims, Puritans, and Native Americans
Features:
The First Town Plan in the English Colonies
Life and Death Among the Indians (journal)
The Rise of Cities in the British Colonies
Choosing a Site
Jamestown
Charles Town
Boston
Newport
New York
Philadelphia
Features:
A Storm Strikes Charles Town (newspaper)
New York: A Stylish City (journal)
Towns and Villages
Smaller Cities and Towns
Villages and Rural Communities
Features:
A Plea to Tourists (journal)
Spanish and French Colonial Cities and Towns
Civic Life in the Spanish Borderlands
Building Communities in New France
Features:
The King's Daughters
Urban Life in Early America
Economic Life
Social and Cultural Life
Political Life
Features:
An Ounce of Fire Prevention
Timeline
Glossary
Primary Source List
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Index
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