John Winthrop : Biography as History

By: Bremer, Francis JMaterial type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on DemandPublisher: New York : Bloomsbury Publishing, 2014Description: 1 online resource (123 p.)ISBN: 9781441159199Subject(s): Governors -- Massachusetts -- Biography | Massachusetts -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 | Puritans -- Massachusetts -- Biography | Puritans -- Massachusetts -- History -- 17th century | Winthrop, John, -- 1588-1649Genre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: John Winthrop : Biography as HistoryDDC classification: 974.4 LOC classification: F67.W79 -- B75 2009ebOnline resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Part I: Narrative Biography; Chapter One: A Puritan Youth; Chapter Two: English Magistrate; Chapter Three: Errand into the Wilderness; Chapter Four: Laying Foundations; Chapter Five: Challenges; Chapter Six: Dealing with Others; Chapter Seven: Building for the Future; Chapter Eight: The Puritan Revolution and the Last Years of John Winthrop; Part II: Personal Writings; Readings; Part III: Questions; Discussion Questions; The Life and Times of John Winthrop; People of Note in the World of John Winthrop; Further Reading; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I
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Summary: <I>J</I><I>ohn Winthrop </I>(1588-1649) was the first governor of the Massachusetts Bay Colony and is generally considered the principal architect of early New England society. He led the colonists through the initial struggles to survive in a new world, shaped the political organizations that gave the colonists the right to govern themselves through elected governors and representatives, worked to mediate between those who advanced radical religious and political ideas on the one hand and those who sought a very narrowly defined orthodoxy, and contributed to the development of a system of edu
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Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Part I: Narrative Biography; Chapter One: A Puritan Youth; Chapter Two: English Magistrate; Chapter Three: Errand into the Wilderness; Chapter Four: Laying Foundations; Chapter Five: Challenges; Chapter Six: Dealing with Others; Chapter Seven: Building for the Future; Chapter Eight: The Puritan Revolution and the Last Years of John Winthrop; Part II: Personal Writings; Readings; Part III: Questions; Discussion Questions; The Life and Times of John Winthrop; People of Note in the World of John Winthrop; Further Reading; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I

JK; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y

<I>J</I><I>ohn Winthrop </I>(1588-1649) was the first governor of the Massachusetts Bay Colony and is generally considered the principal architect of early New England society. He led the colonists through the initial struggles to survive in a new world, shaped the political organizations that gave the colonists the right to govern themselves through elected governors and representatives, worked to mediate between those who advanced radical religious and political ideas on the one hand and those who sought a very narrowly defined orthodoxy, and contributed to the development of a system of edu

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