No Image

Town Born: The Political Economy of New England from Its

February 26, 2015 admin 0

Format: Print Length

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 9.06 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Merchant entrepreneurship flourished and was a powerful engine of prosperity in the cities. [47] World peace lasted only a decade, for in 1793 a two-decade-long war between Britain and France and their allies broke out. Americans were moving westward: New Englanders and Pennsylvanians into Ohio; Virginians and Carolinians into Kentucky and Tennessee. Once he took office, Obama provided a $787 billion economic stimulus package in hopes of helping give the economy a boost.
No Image

Creating an American Culture, 1775-1800: A Brief History

February 26, 2015 admin 0

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 6.14 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

The Stanford Revision of the Binet-Simon Scale becomes a widely-used individual intelligence test, and along with it, the concept of the intelligence quotient (or IQ) is born. In the 1670s, the Lords of Trade and Plantations, a royal committee established to enforce the mercantile system on the colonies, moved to annul the Massachusetts Bay charter, because the colony was resisting the government's economic policy. President Polk and his cabinet favored extending the Missouri Compromise line west to the Pacific.
No Image

Creating the Commonwealth: The Economic Culture of Puritan

February 25, 2015 admin 0

Format: Hardcover

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 9.67 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Heckscher, Eli F. (1931) 1955 Mercantilism. 2 vols. Even though the members of these groups agreed on economic and social goals, sincerely wanting to make Mexico a modern and prosperous country, they differed substantially on the ways to achieve that. Within a brief span, the first European settlements were established in the Carolinas and the Dutch driven out of New Netherland. Thunder From the Clear Sky. (Atheneum, 1995. A campaign began in late 1778, with the capture of Savannah, Georgia.
No Image

The History of New England from 1630 to 1649. with Notes by

February 25, 2015 admin 0

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 12.38 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

S. government sold weapons to people in Iran and gave the money to "contra" soldiers in Nicaragua. [183] This was called the " Iran-Contra affair ". It also describes many state and county courthouse collections. Ihe "« ^^ ,^^^,^ ,f profound peace, as twice to compel a resort to loans dm I ,^^^^ ^^^.^^^ ....aertomeettheo^inary^au^J-^^^^^^^^ ,^^^^ ,_, t„rc and commerce of the ^"'?",. ^^„^i rivatc revenue. .hich had dried up the sources 1-^'^ "^^j,,,,, ,,.,n,th, that the The conviction. wh>ch '^':\]'2Zl\Lciel against the superior ,,,.,,vy of the country was "- -I ^^^^ ,;,, f„,eign manufacturer, by advantages, eucuragemonts ad. ^^^^^ ^^^ .^,^ j^,^ produced U>e commercial -'^"''^^-''^^/^^^yje a revision of the tariff act of 181. several ineffectual attempts to 1 «;»^« ^^ ^ ^^„ j,^, ^-uich extended, ::::::'f=^r::X;:^!amlaecided measure of P.^^^^^ thP" any »>«fo''« '^''^'^'^-, „„,„ o>c attention of Congress by nn Tl,e measure was pressed " J \ ^^ ^^^^ ,,Hou8 sections and unusual number of memor.a and peft, ^^^ ^^^^^^^^^^^ ^^,.,^„. i„erests in the coun ry ^'ll'^L^,,^ classes, and from the cotton .trances and men.orials, from ^^ "^ ^ ,,,ed to any change in the and sugar growing '"I^^^t^rl J^ -'"'^^"'""' '" manufactures. tariff, or to any further ^
No Image

Red, White, and Black (6th Edition)

February 25, 2015 admin 0

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 14.20 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Succeeding governors of Canada, especially Haldiman and Craig, were less accommodating to Catholics than Carleton, and it was not till the diplomatic and uncompromising Bishop Plessis, one of the illustrious figures in Canadian history, took up the struggle for the liberties of the Church that Catholics began to breathe freely. The Social Security program that would eventually be adopted in late 1935 relied for its core principles on the concept of "social insurance."
No Image

John Adams

February 25, 2015 admin 0

Format: Library Binding

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 14.94 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

Liberalization has encouraged a proliferation of in-store banking at supermarkets. A duty of two cents per i)ound would probably put an end to such an importation, a tiling in every way proper to be done. The California Digital Library supports the assembly and creative use of the world's scholarship and knowledge for the University of California libraries and the communities they serve. But such optimistic views of the American experiment were by no means universal. Copper, for the use of the mint... " in pigs, bars " old, fit only to be re-man- ufactured " manufactures of, not oth- erwise specified per cent. 30 30 24 «« ore free,. ..free,. ..free, " rods, bolts, spikes & nails, lb. 4 cts 20 15 Copper, sheathing for ships, when 14 inches wide and 48 inches long, and weighing from 14 to 34 ozs. per square foot free,. ..free,. ..free, Copper, sulphate of lb. 2 cts 20 15 Coral per cent. 20 20 15 " cut or manufactured " 20 30 24 Cordage, tarred H'. 5 cts 25 19 " untarred lb. 4J cts 25 19 " nianilla H>- 4} cts 25 19 Cordials, all kinds gal.
No Image

Within Her Power: Propertied Women in Colonial Virginia (New

February 25, 2015 admin 0

Format: Print Length

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 11.87 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

They participated in a variety of conservation projects: planting trees to combat soil erosion and maintain national forests; eliminating stream pollution; creating fish, game and bird sanctuaries; and conserving coal, petroleum, shale, gas, sodium and helium deposits. Disease, bad water, and hostile native peoples produced a horrific death rate. Future colonies were founded throughout the Enlightenment  period, which applied Renaissance and Classical advances in  Humanism and Reason to political systems and emphasized the natural  freedom of mankind and thus the invalidity of political systems  contradictory to this natural law.
No Image

Middling Planters of Ruxton, 1694-1850

February 25, 2015 admin 0

Format: Hardcover

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 7.86 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

The articles of confederation was important because it formed a loose alliance between the states of Ame… How have women's roles changed since 1900? The tribes trained and used horses to ride and to carry packs or pull travois. Railroads greatly increased the importance of hub cities such as Atlanta, Billings, Chicago, and Dallas. [110] Railroads were a highly capital intensive business, with a typical cost of $30,000 per mile with a considerable range depending on terrain and other factors. [71] Private capital for Railroads during the period from 1830-60 was inadequate.
No Image

History of the United States: From the Discovery of the

February 24, 2015 admin 0

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 10.52 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

The states with the largest increases in output were Arkansas, Washington, Delaware, Florida, and Georgia. Those in the Navy did not complain quite as much as did outsiders. But beyond tliis object we have already seen tho operation of the system productive of discontent. The expansion of the western frontier spurred the second wave. It received additional cncour- n..-cment under the general act of 183G and by that of 1837, which in- creased the force of the office, and provided for the diffusion of informa- tion on the subject, by the publication of on annual report.
No Image

The Mayflower And Her Log

February 24, 2015 admin 0

Format: Paperback

Language: English

Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub

Size: 12.48 MB

Downloadable formats: PDF

They were selected at the request (t) Holland's We«torn Mass. (2) Ibid. lOAT. [1801 1801] FinsT MKRi.vn sheep— wool CAUDI. The earliest group of such painters, led by Robert Henri (1865-1929), was known as "The Eight." Tiie most interesting event of this year was the incorporation, in February, of the Boston Manufacturing Company, and the comple- tion, late' in the year, of a cotton manufactory at Waltham, Mass., with' about seventeen hundred spindles, in which the successful use of the power loom and all the operations for converting raw cotton into finished cloth, were for the first time introduced in this country, and probably in the vvorld.
1 2 3 4 5 21