THE FIRST VOLUME
|Reasons for writing another book about the Puritansxxiii|
|Investigations among early New York recordsxxiv|
|New England institutions found in New York when a
|Holland must have been a common source, as they did
not come from Englandxxv|
|Search for others. -- Puritanism as a political force began
|The war with Spain a Puritan war. -- Great number of
Englishmen in the Netherlandsxxviii|
|Influence on England overlooked by English historiansxxix|
|Influence on America more marked, but equally over-
|Incompleteness of American history, and its causes. --
Written only from English standpoint. -- English self-
|Another cause. -- Scientific historical investigation of very
|All histories being rewrittenxxxiv|
|Dangers of early writers in Europexxxv|
|Until a recent date, government archives closed to the
|Difficulties in the way of their examination in Englandxxxvii|
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Book title: The Puritan in Holland, England, and America:An Introduction to American History.
Contributors: Douglas Campbell - Author.
Publisher: Harper & Brothers.
Place of publication: New York.
Publication year: 1892.
Page number: iii.
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