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A History Of The Town Of Duxbury, Massachusetts, with Genealogical Registers

By: Justin Winsor

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1849, 2001)

Seller ID: W1747

ISBN: 0788417479

Condition: 362 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1849, 2001), 2012, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 362 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


Duxbury was settled in 1632 by the people of Plymouth and was named in homage to Captain Standish's English estate, Duxbury Hall. This extensive history covers civil and military topics including: settlement; highways, with a list of early surveyors; ancient landmarks; the town's commons, with names of the proprietors (1690-1749); bounties and fines; Philip's War; the Charter of 1691; the Stamp Act; the Revolution, with biographical sketches of soldiers; and ordinaries. Also included are sections on local Indian tribes and a list of town officers. More than 200 families are mentioned in the ge... View more info

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The Mississippi Basin: The Struggle in America Between England and France 1697-1763

By: Justin Winsor

Price: $37.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1895)

Seller ID: W2343

ISBN: 0788423436

Condition: 484 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1895) reprint, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 484 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


A narrative history describing the conflict surrounding the colonization and the taming of the several million square mile area along the Mississippi River and its tributaries. This work is sure to be a hit with anyone interested in learning more about America’s greatest river, the land surrounding her and the rivalry to gain control of her waterways in order to dominate trade and transport. Topics include, but are not limited to: Iberville’s Expedition: 1697-1700, Crozat and Trade: 1710-1719, the Mississippi Bubble: 1714-1720, the Barriers of Louisiana, Charlevoix and his observ... View more info

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History of the Town of Duxbury, Massachusetts with Genealogical Registers

By: Justin Winsor

Price: $43.50

Publisher: CC: (1849)

Seller ID: 9591-102

ISBN: 0806345276

Condition: 360 pages, (1849), 2007, 360 pp., index, paper, CC


360 pages, (1849), 2007, 360 pp., index, paper, CC View more info