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The world of William Penn

Genevieve Foster

The world of William Penn

by Genevieve Foster

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Published by Beautiful Feet Books in San Luis Obispo, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Penn, William, -- 1644-1718 -- Juvenile literature,
  • History, Modern -- 17th century -- Juvenile literature

  • About the Edition

    Traces the life of the Quaker founder of Pennsylvania with emphasis on the important people and events of his time.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Genevieve Foster ; illustrated by the author.
    GenreJuvenile literature
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD247 .F63 2009
    The Physical Object
    Pagination192 p. :
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23642840M
    ISBN 109781893103306
    LC Control Number2008937059
    OCLC/WorldCa311866339

    William Penn A Life Andrew R. Murphy. The first major biography of William Penn in decades, making full use of Penn's complete collected papers; Follows Penn's life from his early days as the son of a respected naval admiral through his controversial conversion to Quakerism, including his public career advocating for religious freedom, his role in the founding of the Pennsylvania, . The king liked the idea and gave Penn a charter for a large tract of land in North America. At first the land was called Sylvania, which means "woods", but it was later named Pennsylvania in honor of William Penn's father. A Free Land William Penn envisioned Pennsylvania to not only be a Quaker land, but also a free land.

    struck, as was William Penn in December , by the improved and Anglicized appearance of Munster, compared with the generally bleak Irish countryside. For those who had not been to Ireland there was ample evi-dence in Ireland's Natural History, a book composed by Cited by: On March 4, , King Charles II granted William Penn a charter for a new American colony. Pennsylvania was to be, in its founder's words, a bold "Holy Experiment" in religious freedom and toleration, a haven for those fleeing persecution in an . William S. Penn is an urban mixed-blood Nez Perce. Born and raised in the West, he has lived in many different regions of the United States, as well as in England. His book The Telling of the World: Native American Stories and Art was named to .

    Omni William Penn Hotel This rating is a reflection of how the property compares to the industry standard when it comes to price, facilities and services available. It's based on a /10().   New from Oxford University Press: William Penn: A Life by Andrew R. Murphy. About the book, from the publisher:On March 4, , King Charles II granted William Penn a charter for a new American colony. Pennsylvania was to be, in its founder's words, a bold "Holy Experiment" in religious freedom and toleration, a haven for those fleeing persecution in an . William Penn was an English Quaker best known for founding the colony of Pennsylvania as a place for religious freedom in America. Synopsis William Penn was born in Born:


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SyntaxTextGen not activated  **Description from Pdf Continuing her unique approach to "horizontal history", Pdf Foster explores the wide world of William Penn - a world reaching across the courtyards of the Sun King to the Great Wall of China.

Penn's contemporaries included such colorful figures as Louis XIV, Peter the Great, Edmund Halley, Sir. ‘William Penn’ and ‘The Worlds of William Penn’ Review: A Trans-Atlantic ‘Holy Experiment’ ByPenn was a bold voice in English Reviews: 5.National Park Service: The Story Behind the Ebook by Albright, Horace M.; Dickenson, Russell E.; William Penn Mott, Jr.

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