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World of the American Revolution : A Daily Life Encyclopedia (Hardcover)

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This two-volume set brings to life the daily thoughts and routines of men and women—rich and poor, of various cultures, religions, races, and beliefs—during a time of great political, social, economic, and legal turmoil.

• Provides summaries of what people ate, wore, and read and also includes topics such as apprenticeships, camp life and military training

• Covers ordinary routines of daily life, such as cleanliness, use of privies, and menstruation

• Starts each thematic section with a brief introduction

• Includes primary documents that bring the past to life and are an important resource for students

• Offers further reading suggestions after each entry as well as a bibliography of print books, online sources, and relevant films

Number of Pages: 2970
Genre: History
Sub-Genre: History
Series Title: Daily Life Encyclopedias
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Greenwood Pub Group
Language: English
Street Date: August 28, 2015
TCIN: 18849106
UPC: 9781440830273
Item Number (DPCI): 247-48-2363
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