You can read a book and do a book critique each six weeks. You may read 3 books for the first semester from the colonial period to 1877. The second semester will be comprised of the books pertaining to the time period after 1877. The book critique will be due at the end of the fifth week of each six weeks. Each book critique that you do will earn extra credit points for the six weeks average.
COLONIAL PERIOD TO 1877
Addams, Jane Twenty Years at Hull House
Ambrose, Stephen Undaunted Courage
Axtell, James: The Invasion Within-The Contest of Cultures in Colonial North
Blassingame, John: The Slave Community
Boyer, Paul Salem Possessed: The Social Origins of Witchcraft