From Columbus S Voyage In 1492 To The Publication Of The Autobiography Of Olaudah Equiano, A Former Slave, In 1789, Jill Lepore, Winner Of The Distinguished Bancroft Prize For History, Brings To Life In Exciting, First Person Detail Some Of The Earliest Events In American History In Encounters In The New World.Providing Fascinating Commentary Along The Way, Lepore Seamlessly Links Together Primary Sources That Illustrate The Powerful Clash Of Cultures In The Americas.
Jill Lepore is the David Woods Kemper 41 Professor of American History, Harvard College Professor, and chair of Harvard s History and Literature Program She is also a staff writer at The New Yorker Winner of the Anisfield Wolf Award for the best non fiction book on race, and a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize The Name of War Knopf, 1998 , winner of the Bancroft Prize, the Ralph Waldo Emerson P
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- Encounters in the New World: A History in Documents (Pages from History)
- Jill Lepore
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