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The Times of their Lives: Life, Love, and Death in Plymouth Colony
Patricia Scott Deetz and James Deetz
New York, W H Freeman & Co., 2000

A Little Commonwealth: Family Life at Plymouth Colony
John Demos
Oxford University Press, 1971, 2nd Edition 1999

Strange New Land: Africans in Colonial America
Peter H. Wood
New York: Oxford University Press, 2003

Coming Over: Migration and Communication Between England and New England in the Seventeenth Century
David Cressy
New York: Cambridge University Press, 1987

Everyday Life in Early America
David Freeman Hawke
New York: Harper & Row, 1988

Good Newes From New England
Edward Winslow
Applewood Books, 1996

Many Thousands Gone: The First Two Centuries of Slavery in North America
Ira Berlin
Cambridge, Mass., Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1998

A People's History of the United States
Howard Zinn
New York, Harper Collins, 1995

Governing the Tongue: The Politics of Speech in Early New England
Jane Kamensky
Oxford University Press, 1999

Robert Cole's World: Agriculture & Society in Early Maryland
Lois Green Carr, Russell Menard, Lorena Walsh
University of North Carolina Press, 1991

Indians and English: Facing Off in Early America
Karen Ordahl Kupperman
Cornell University Press, 2000


Puritans at Play: Leisure and Recreation in Colonial New England
Bruce C. Daniels
New York, St. Martin's Press, 1995

Of Plimoth Plantation, 1620-1647
William Bradford, Samuel Eliot Morison (Editor)
Random House, 1952

American Beginnings: Exploration, Culture, and Cartography in the Land of Norumbega Emerson W. Baker, Richard D'Abate, Edwin Chirchill, Harald E. Prins (Editors)
University of Nebraska Press, 1995

Slavery and Servitude in North America, 1607-1800
Kenneth Morgan
New York, New York University Press, 2001

Bonfires and Bells. National Memory and the Protestant Calendar in Elizabethan and Stuart England
David Cressy
Berkeley, University of California Press, 1989

Home Life in Colonial Days
Alice Morse Earle
Stockbridge, Mass., Berkshire House, Reissued 1993

Stations of the Sun: A History of the Ritual Year in Britain
Ronald Hutton
New York, Oxford University Press, 2001

Changes in the Land. Indians, Colonists, and the Ecology of New England
William Cronon
New York, Hilland Wang, 1983

American Colonies: The Settlement of North America to 1800
Alan Taylor
New York, Viking Press, 2001

The Cambridge History of the Native Peoples of the Americas: Volume I, North America, Part 1
Bruce G. Trigger, Wilcomb E. Washburn, eds.
Cambridge University Press, 1996

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