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Characteristics of the New England Colonies

By January 7, 2014

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Colonial America is often divided into three regions to help explain the different characteristics exhibited by each area. The New England colonies included Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut and New Hampshire. This area shared many common characteristics owing both to the region's geographical aspects and the shared culture and religion of its people. Learn about these common characteristics of New England and how they affected its development and history.


February 18, 2014 at 10:25 am
(1) rok alwar says:

Martin….when you compare what you call USA IMPERIALISM…IS nothing COMPARED to the real imperialist countries….starting with China, Russia, Spain, England, etc…..The USA is one of the few countries that embarks in hostile actions and ends up helping those enemies….take a look at the Panama Canal….given freely to Panama in exchange for nothing!, or Germany and Japan….helped by the USA after World War II.

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