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The Chronicles of America Volume 09 - Colonial Folkways

by Charles Morris

In "Colonial Folkways," the ninth volume of "The Chronicles of America" series by the eminent historian Charles Morris, readers embark on an immersive journey back to the vibrant era of America's colonial past. Through meticulously researched narratives and spellbinding prose, this book reveals the intimate fabric of life during the formative years of the New World. Step back in time to the bustling streets of the early settlements, where diverse cultures mingled, giving rise to a rich tapestry of customs and folkways. Experience the exhilaration of cultural exchange as indigenous traditions merged with the influx of European customs, creating a dynamic and evolving society. Charles Morris masterfully captures the essence of colonial life, delving into the daily routines, religious practices, and social norms that underpinned the fabric of these burgeoning communities. From the Puritan strictures of New England to the Southern charm of the Chesapeake, each region's unique character unfolds, providing readers with a profound understanding of the nation's distinct cultural heritage. But beneath the surface of prosperity and progress, lies the shadow of colonial struggles. Witness the clash of civilizations as settlers and Native Americans grapple for land and survival, forever shaping the course of history. As tensions rise and revolutionary ideas ferment, the seeds of a fledgling nation take root, heralding the dawn of a new era. "Colonial Folkways" beckons history enthusiasts and curious minds alike to embark on a thrilling expedition through time. Charles Morris breathes life into forgotten stories, illuminating the lesser-known aspects of America's past, and crafting a masterful tapestry that cements the crucial foundation upon which the United States was built. Immerse yourself in the vivid accounts of ordinary lives that ultimately shaped an extraordinary nation. "The Chronicles of America Volume 09 - Colonial Folkways" is a captivating tribute to the resilience, spirit, and diversity that define the American experience, inviting readers to forge an unbreakable connection with the past, while finding echoes of its impact on the present.

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Charles Morris was an American journalist, novelist and author of popular historical textbooks.     He was born in Chester, Pennsylvania, the son of Samuel Pearson M...

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