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United States ffrom the discovery of the American continent to the end of the World War

W. H. Hudson

United States ffrom the discovery of the American continent to the end of the World War

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Published by George G. Harrap and Company Ltd .
Written in English


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Statementby W.H. HUdson and I.S. Guernsey.
ContributionsGuernsey, I S.
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The land area of the contiguous United States is 2,, square miles (7,, km 2).Alaska, separated from the contiguous United States by Canada, is the largest state at , square miles (1,, km 2).Hawaii, occupying an archipelago in the central Pacific, southwest of North America, is 10, square miles (28, km 2) in area.. The United States is the world's third or fourth. North America is one of the four parts of the American continent (the others are Central America, Antilles and South America). It includes Canada (the 2nd largest country in area in the world), the United States (3rd largest), and America also includes Greenland, the largest island, as well as the small French overseas department of Saint-Pierre and Miquelon (made up of small.


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Inthe United States achieved victory in the Spanish–American War with Spain, ending the Spanish colonial era. Spanish possession and rule of its remaining colonies in the Americas ended in that year with its sovereignty transferred to the United States.

The United States took occupation of Cuba, the Philippines, and Puerto Rico. Early European possessions in what are now referred to as the North and South American continents included Spanish Florida, Spanish New Mexico, Spanish Mesoamerica, Spanish Caribbean, the English colonies of Virginia (with its North Atlantic offshoot, Bermuda) and New England, the French colonies of Acadia, Canada, and Haiti, the Swedish colony of New Sweden, and the Dutch New Netherland.

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book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Th /5(1). During his tenure as U.S. Secretary of the Navy, he established the United States Naval Academy at Annapolis in Among his best-known writings is the magisterial series, History of the United States, f George Bancroft (October 3, – Janu ) was an American historian and statesman who was prominent in promoting secondary 5/5(1).

Get this from a library. The history of the United States of America from the discovery of the continent to the close of the first session of the Thirty-fifth Congress. [Jacob Harris Patton]. The end of the Cold War and the beginning of the era of sustained economic expansion coincided during the s.

On January 1,Canada, Mexico and the United States signed the North American Free Trade Agreement, creating the world's largest free trade area. Includes bibliographical references ("Authorities": v. 3, p. ) and index at the end of v. 3 Errata for v.

on the terminal page of v. 3 Vols. intended as a complete work under title: The history of the United States of America, from the discovery of the continent to the organization of government under the federal constitution v. Timeline for American Colonization () Timeline for the American Revolution () Timeline for the Making of the Constitution () Timeline for the Civil War and Modern Times () History of the United States of America Table of Contents.

Page - No sea but what is vexed by their fisheries. No climate that is not witness to their toils. Neither the perseverance of Holland, nor the activity of France, nor the dexterous and firm sagacity of English enterprise, ever carried this most perilous mode of hardy industry to the extent, to which it has been pushed by this recent people ; a people who are still, as it were, but in the.

In the Russian minister to the United States suggested that Alaska might be for sale. The American Civil War prevented any transaction from taking place immediately.

Finally, ina treaty was negotiated by U.S. Secretary of State William H. Seward by which the United States purchased Alaska for million dollars. We know that modern America is named after Italian navigator, cartographer and explorer Amerigo Vespucci, who headed for the land called the New World in He was the first known Columbus era explorer to set foot in mainland USA.

His name is i. During his lifetime, Columbus led a total of four expeditions to the "New World," exploring various Caribbean islands, the Gulf of Mexico, and the South and Central American mainlands, but he.

Population figures for the indigenous peoples of the Americas prior to colonization has proven difficult to establish. Scholars rely on archaeological data and written records from European settlers; most scholars writing at the end of the 19th century estimated that the pre-Columbian population was as low as 10 million.

By the end of the 20th century most scholars gravitated toward an. Americans get a day off work on October 12 to celebrate Columbus Day. It's an annual holiday that commemorates the day on Octowhen the. It wasn’t. Humans—those who would become the Native Americans—discovered North America 15–20 thousand years ago and South America several thousand years later.

For comparison, the continent of Antarctica was first seen by humans less than year. The real issue here is this anglosaxon U.S. centric propaganda spread by the United States in an aim to expropriate the New World of its name, America.

And FYI it’s United Mexican States not United States of Mexico. And its short form name is Mexico. The short form name of the United States of America is United States, not America.

But Menzies, in his best-selling book, The Year China Discovered America, asserts that Zheng He sailed to the east coast of the United States, and. Title: A history of the United States, from the discovery of the American continent.

Year: Authors: Bancroft, George, Subjects: Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown and Co. Contributing Library: University of Pittsburgh Library System Digitizing Sponsor: University of Pittsburgh Library System View Book Page: Book Viewer. In exercising its control over the American continent, the United States also enforced the doctrine of discovery.

Thus, as the United States Supreme Court stated inin the case of Johnson v. McIntosh, 21 U.S. (8 Wheat) (), the United States acquired the sole right to buy lands from Indian tribal governments under the doctrine of.

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Inthe United States experienced a civil war when the southern states tried to secede from the Union. They were defeated after a bloody war and the country remained together. The country continued to industrialize and in the s became one of the world's industrial leaders.

It is a firmly established fact that a merenative Americans were still alive in the territory of the United States at the end of the 19th century. American continent was "survival of.

Continent, one of the larger continuous masses of land, namely, Asia, Africa, North America, South America, Antarctica, Europe, and Australia, listed in order of size. (Europe and Asia are sometimes considered a single continent, Eurasia.) Learn more about continents in this article.

As of 26 March, there were more thanconfirmed cases of Covid around the world and more t deaths, touching every continent save Antarctica. This was a. Literature has existed in the Americas for as long as the people who lived there have been telling stories. Native American cultures have a rich history of oral literature.

Mayan books from as far back as the 5th century are known, and it is believed that the Maya started writing things down centuries before that.

As a specific discipline viewed through the lens of European literature. Aro years BP, a second big migration came across from Asia and became the Na-Dene peoples settling the central portion of the North American continent. Finally, aro years ago, a third migration came across and settled in the northern reaches of the North American continent and Greenland and were the Eskimo and Aleut peoples.Native American tribal nations resisted colonization, but eventually, many were forced to surrender their lands.

In the regions of present-day southern Canada, the United States, and southern South America, survivors were gathered up and involuntarily moved to specific areas, called reservations.