all ebooks in category: History of New England U.S. (22)

In Pursuit of Privilege: A History of New York City's Upper Class and the Making of a Metropolis
English | ISBN: 0231172168 | 2016 | 512 pages | EPUB | 11 MB

A history that extends from the 1750s to the present, In Pursuit of Privilege recounts upper-class New Yorkers' struggle to create a distinct world guarded …

Jackie's Newport: America's First Lady and the City by the Sea
English | June 1st, 2019 | ISBN: 1493036548 | 241 pages | True PDF | 4.18 MB

Jacqueline Bouvier came to Newport when her mother married Hugh Auchincloss in 1942. Jackie married John F. Kennedy in a most iconic Newport celebration. This …

Bar Harbor Babylon: Murder, Misfortune, and Scandal on Mount Desert Island
English | May 15th, 2019 | ISBN: 1608939014 | 232 pages | EPUB | 4.86 MB

Mount Desert Island has attracted scoundrels and scandals for more than 100 years. Steady as the tide, every summer brings a rush of summer residents …

In the Shadow of Salem: The Andover Witch Hunt of 1692
2018 | ISBN: 1594163006 | English | 304 pages | EPUB | 7 MB

The first complete account of the largest supernatural crisis in American history, and how ordinary citizens brought it to a close By July 1692, the …

Under Household Government: Sex and Family in Puritan Massachusetts
English | 2012 | ISBN: 0674066332 | 326 pages | PDF | 1,6 MB

Seventeenth-century New Englanders were not as busy policing their neighbors’ behavior as Nathaniel Hawthorne or many historians of early America would have us believe. Keeping …

New England Knits: Timeless Knitwear with a Modern Twist (Repost)
2010 | ISBN: 1596681802 | English | 160 pages | EPUB/AZW3 | 10 MB/11 MB

New England's seasons call for plenty of warm knitwear, and New England Knits provides an irresistible collection of beautiful designs. Inspired by autumn and winter …

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«American Phoenix» by Sarah S. Kilborne
English | ISBN: 9781451671810 | EPUB | 4.7 MB

The incredible story of nineteenth-century millionaire William Skinner, a leading founder of the American silk industry, who lost everything in a devastating flood—and his improbable, …

Reds at the Blackboard: Communism, Civil Rights, and the New York City Teachers Union
English | April 22, 2011 | ISBN: 023115268X, 0231152698 | EPUB | 384 pages | 5.99 MB

The New York City Teachers Union shares a deep history with the American left, having participated in some of its most explosive battles. Established in …

Hanging Ruth Blay: An Eighteenth-Century New Hampshire Tragedy
English | January 23rd, 2019 | ISBN: 1540220834, 1596298278 | 131 pages | EPUB | 2.38 MB

The true story of a woman hanged in colonial Portsmouth for burying her stillborn out-of-wedlock baby. On a cold December morning in 1768, thirty-one-year-old Ruth …

The Politics of Personal Law in South Asia: Identity, Nationalism and the Uniform Civil Code Ed 2
English | ISBN: 1138551651 | 2018 | 394 pages | PDF | 1235 KB

The viability of the Uniform Civil Code (UCC) has always been a bone of contention in socially and politically plural South Asia. It is entangled …