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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
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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
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
ocn666616380
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780674055803
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2010037881
System control number
(OCoLC)666616380
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
ocn666616380
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780674055803
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2010037881
System control number
(OCoLC)666616380

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