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By W. Hixson

Over the process 3 centuries, American settlers helped to create the richest, strongest state in human heritage, whilst they killed and displaced thousands. This groundbreaking paintings exhibits that American historical past is outlined by way of settler colonialism, delivering a compelling framework during which to appreciate its upward push to international dominance.

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