The cover of this rare book shows Governor Leanard Calvert bartering with the Native Americans for land near the Potomac on which to found a settlement. This book is part of a series of Colonial Histories. It has illustrations and documents. It also includes a guide to historic sites.
A history of Maryland from its charter as Mary's Land in 1632 to the end of the Revolutionary War and its ceding of 69.25 square miles to the United States government for a capital territory.