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APVA Jamestown Rediscovery Project, updated information about archaeological discoveries at Jamestown.

Information and visiting Historic St. Mary's City.


Quinn, David Beers. The Lost Colonists: Their Fortune and Probable Fate. Raleigh: North Carolina Department of Cultural Resources, 1984.

Hatch, Charles E., Jr. The First Seventeen Years: Virginia, 1607-1624. Charlottesville: The University Press of Virginia, 1957.

Middleton, Arthur Pierce. Tobacco Coast: A Maritime History of Chesapeake Bay in the Colonial Era. Baltimore: The John Hopkins University Press, 1984.

Morgan, Edmund S. American Slavery American Freedom: The Ordeal of Colonial Virginia. New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 1995.

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