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1 edition of The history of Illinois found in the catalog.

The history of Illinois

from its first discovery and settlement to the present time

by Brown, Henry

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Published by J. Winchester, New World Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints,
  • Martyrdom,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Henry Brown
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF541 .B87
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 492, [10] p. :
    Number of Pages492
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26367013M
    LC Control Number01002002
    OCLC/WorldCa369388924

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    Three Illinois books have received the Bancroft Award from Columbia University, considered by many to be the most prestigious award for a book in American history: Eugene V. Debs: Citizen and Socialist (), by Nick Salvatore; Dark Journey: Black Mississippians in the Age of Jim Crow (), by Neil R. McMillen; and Local People: The Struggle. Appears in books from Page - In every case, after the choice of the president, the person having the greatest number of votes of the electors shall be the vice-president. But if there should remain two or more who have equal votes, the senate shall choose from them by .

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The history of Illinois by Brown, Henry Download PDF EPUB FB2

Roger Biles, Professor of History at Illinois State University, is the author of five other books, including Richard J. Daley: Politics, Race, and the Governing of Chicago and Crusading Liberal: Paul H. Douglas of by: 7. Mark Skipworth is US consulting editor of The Illinois Chronicles.

He studied Modern History at St John's College, Oxford University, and was a senior newspaper editor at The Sunday Times in London. At the Daily and Sunday Telegraphs in London, he was Executive Editor and later Deputy Editor/5(19).

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the Illinois, Sac, Fox, and other Native American groups were living in the river forests, where many centuries before them the prehistoric Mound Builders had dwelt. French explorers and missionaries came to the region early.

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