Debating the Issues in Colonial Newspapers

Debating the Issues in Colonial Newspapers

Primary Documents on Events of the Period

eBook - 2000
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ABC-CLIO
With this unique collection of primary source documents from colonial newspapers, students will be able to debate the issues of colonial America. Pro and con opinion pieces, letters, essays and news reports that were printed in colonial newspapers will help the reader to understand the differing viewpoints of colonial Americans on the key issues from 1690 to the signing of the Declaration of Independence in 1776. Nearly 300 documents, organized chronologically by event, will help readers step back in time to debate the issues faced by 18th-century Americans. The work covers 31 events from abolition, religion, and women's rights to the Stamp Act crisis and the Boston Tea Party.

Greenwood Pub Group
Offers the only collection of primary source documents from colonial newspapers on the events and issues of the period.

Book News
A collection of primary source documents from colonial newspapers, allowing students to debate issues of colonial America. Pro and con pieces, letters, essays, and news reports that were printed in colonial newspapers will help students understand differing viewpoints of colonial Americans on key issues from 1690 to the signing of the Declaration of Independence in 1776. Contains some 300 documents organized chronologically, covering issues such as abolition, religion, and the Boston Tea Party. Copeland teaches mass communication at Emory & Henry College. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Baker
& Taylor

Pro and con pieces, letters, and news reports from colonial newspapers offer colonists' opinions on such issues as religion and the Boston Tea Party from 1690 to the signing of the Declaration of Independence in 1776.

Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2000
ISBN: 9780313007262
0313007268
Characteristics: data file,rda
1 online resource (xvii, 397 pages) : illustrations

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