Library:ADCLP/Building a new land : African Americans in Colonial America

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Building a new land : African Americans in Colonial America / James Haskins and Kathleen Benson ; illustrated by James E. Ransome.


Discusses the changing roles, rights, and contributions of Afro-Americans in the United States during the colonial period from 1607 to 1763. Also includes a chronology of significant events.


17th century, 18th century, African Americans, America, ca.1600-1775, Colonial period, History, Slavery, Social conditions, To 1863, United States

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  • Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2002

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