- Unit Reference Materials
- Beiler, Rosalind J. German-Speaking Immigrants in the British Atlantic World, 1680–1730,
Magazine of History - Atlantic World, Volume 18, no. 3, April 2004.
- Bruseth, James E. and Toni S. Turner, From A Watery Grave: The Discovery And
Excavation Of La Salle's Shipwreck, La Belle. College Station, TX: Texas A&M University
- Bruseth, James E. and others. "A Clash of Two Cultures: Presidio La Bahia on the
Texas Coast as a Deterrent to French Incursion," ed. Judith A Bense. Journal of the
Society for Historical Archaeology: Presidios of the North American Spanish Borderlands,
- Hening, William Waller. The Statutes at Large; Being a Collection of all the Laws of
Virginia, from the First Session of the Legislature in the Year 1619, volume I. New York:
R & W & G. Bartow, 1823.
- Nash, Gary B., Julie Roy Jeffrey, John R. Howe, Peter J. Frederick, Allen F. Davis, and
Allan M. Winkler. The American People: Creating a Nation and a Society, 6th ed. New
York: Pearson Education Inc., 2004. Reprinted by permission of Pearson Education, Inc.
- Nash, Gary B. and Billy G. Smith, eds. Encyclopedia of American History, Vol. I-III. Facts
on File Inc., 2003.
- Wood, Peter, Jacqueline Jones, Thomas Borstelmann, Elaine Tyler May, and Vicki
Ruiz. Created Equal: A Social and Political History of the United States. New York:
Pearson Education Inc., 2003. Reprinted by permission of Pearson Education, Inc.
- Further Reading
- Calloway, Colin G. First Peoples: A Documentary Survey of American Indian History.
Bedford/St. Martins, 1999.
- Crosby, Alfred W. The Columbian Exchange, Biological and Cultural Consequences of
1492 Greenwood Press, 1972.
- Taylor, Alan. American Colonies: The Settling of North America. Penguin Books, 2002.
- Wood, Peter H. Black Majority: Negroes in Colonial South Carolina from 1670 Through
the Stono Rebellion. W. W. Norton & Company, reissue edition, 1996.
- Wood, Peter H. Strange New Land: Africans in Colonial America. Oxford University
- National Center for History in the Schools Teaching Units
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- Early Jamestown (PDF)
- A Society Knit as One: The Puritans, Algonkians, and Roger Williams (PDF)
- William Penn's Peaceable Kingdom (PDF)
- Atlantic Slave Trade (PDF)
- Magazine of History Articles
- German-Speaking Immigrants in the British Atlantic World, 1680-1730 by Rosalind J. Beiler
- Organization of American Historians: Talking History Radio Program
Pilgrims: A talk with author John Seelye.
Nov. 22, 1999 air date
Listen Now: Real Audio 28.8
Op-ed by William Truettner on Mythical Old New England.
Plymouth Rock: A talk with professor Robert Arner about the history of Plymouth Rock and its meaning to generations of Americans.
Nov. 20, 2000 air date
Listen Now: Real Audio 28.8
The program contains an op-ed by Rutgers professor Norman Markowitz, about testing standards for U.S. history.
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