A New Look at Jamestown

Lange, Karen E.

(Book - 2007)
Average Rating: 5 stars out of 5.
Random House, Inc.
1607: A New Look at Jamestown is the last word on America's first colony. With expert appraisal of new archaeological evidence, this National Geographic title stands alone for timely authority and visual appeal.

Karen Lange's gripping narrative incorporates analysis of the latest discoveries from the Jamestown site. The text has been researched with the help of National Geographic grantee Dr. William Kelso. The pages come alive with Ira Block's stunning photography, detailing newly discovered artifacts, and highlighting authentic Jamestown reenactments. Compelling new theories, a National Geographic period map, and stunning reenactment photography take us back to Jamestown in 1607, where the course of our country's history changed forever.

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Baker & Taylor
An examination of what happened at the Jamestown settlement presents a detailed review of the new archaeological evidence to profile the housing, food, clothing, tools, and causes of death of the early settlers.

& Taylor

Through a detailed review of the newest archaeological evidence unearthed from the Jamestown site, a comprehensive examination of what happened to the people at this settlement is presented, complete with full-color photos, a map of the colony places, and profiles of the settlers who suffered greatly during their first year in the New World.

Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, c2007
ISBN: 9781426300127
Branch Call Number: 973.21 L
Characteristics: 48 p. : col. ill., col. map ; 29 cm.
Alternate Title: New look at Jamestown


From Library Staff

Archaeological evidence from Jamestown, America’s first colony, indicates new information about the lives and deaths of America’s earliest settlers. With vivid, didactic photographs.

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