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Author Friedenberg, Daniel M.

Title Life, liberty, and the pursuit of land : the plunder of early America / Daniel M. Friedenberg.

Published Buffalo, N.Y. : Prometheus Books, 1992.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Giblin Eunson  333.30973 FRIE    AVAILABLE
Physical description 423 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 393-407) and index.
Summary Examines the methods of acquiring and using land that developed in colonial America as a means to gain economic and political power.
Subject Public land sales -- Great Britain -- Colonies -- History.
Public land sales -- United States -- History.
Land grants -- Great Britain -- Colonies -- History.
Land grants -- United States -- History.
Land companies -- England -- History.
Land companies -- United States -- History.
United States -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775
ISBN 0879757221 (cloth : acid-free paper) : $29.95