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The Resource Before the Revolution : America's ancient pasts, Daniel K. Richter

Before the Revolution : America's ancient pasts, Daniel K. Richter

Label
Before the Revolution : America's ancient pasts
Title
Before the Revolution
Title remainder
America's ancient pasts
Statement of responsibility
Daniel K. Richter
Title variation
Before the Revolution
Title variation remainder
Americas ancient pasts
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Looks at the encounters between the peoples of North America, Africa, and Europe centuries before the American Revolution
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
394807
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
973/.01
Index
index present
LC call number
E169.12
LC item number
.R497 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
America's ancient pasts
Label
Before the Revolution : America's ancient pasts, Daniel K. Richter
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Prologue : layered pasts -- Progenitors -- Legacies of power from medieval North America -- Legacies of conquest from medieval Europe -- Conquistadores -- Crusades of the Christ-bearers to the Americas -- Crusades of the protestants to new worlds -- Traders -- Native Americans and the power of trade -- Epidemics, wars, and the remapping of a continent -- Planters -- Searching for order in new and old England -- Planting patriarchy in New England and Virginia -- Dutch, French, Spanish, and English alternatives -- Imperialists -- Monarchical power reborn -- Planters besieged -- Revolution, warfare, and a new transatlantic order -- Atlanteans -- Producing and consuming in an Atlantic empire -- People in motion in slavery and freedom -- Contending for a continent -- Gloomy and dark days -- Epilogue : present pasts
Control code
2010037881
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780674055803
Lccn
2010037881
Label
Before the Revolution : America's ancient pasts, Daniel K. Richter
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Prologue : layered pasts -- Progenitors -- Legacies of power from medieval North America -- Legacies of conquest from medieval Europe -- Conquistadores -- Crusades of the Christ-bearers to the Americas -- Crusades of the protestants to new worlds -- Traders -- Native Americans and the power of trade -- Epidemics, wars, and the remapping of a continent -- Planters -- Searching for order in new and old England -- Planting patriarchy in New England and Virginia -- Dutch, French, Spanish, and English alternatives -- Imperialists -- Monarchical power reborn -- Planters besieged -- Revolution, warfare, and a new transatlantic order -- Atlanteans -- Producing and consuming in an Atlantic empire -- People in motion in slavery and freedom -- Contending for a continent -- Gloomy and dark days -- Epilogue : present pasts
Control code
2010037881
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780674055803
Lccn
2010037881

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