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1619: Jamestown and the Forging of American Democracy

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Author: James Horn

 

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Along the banks of the James River, Virginia, during an oppressively hot spell in the middle of summer 1619, two events occurred within a few weeks of each other that would profoundly shape the course of history. In the newly built church at Jamestown, the General Assembly–the first gathering of a representative governing body in America–came together. A few weeks later, a battered privateer entered the Chesapeake Bay carrying the first African slaves to land on mainland English America.

Written by Jamestown Rediscovery’s own President and Chief Officer, Dr. James Horn.

 

Author: James Horn

Published: 2018

Pages: 288

Hardcover

ISBN: 9780465064694

 

 

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