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The Resource North America from earliest discovery to first settlements : the Norse voyages to 1612, by David B. Quinn

North America from earliest discovery to first settlements : the Norse voyages to 1612, by David B. Quinn

Label
North America from earliest discovery to first settlements : the Norse voyages to 1612
Title
North America from earliest discovery to first settlements
Title remainder
the Norse voyages to 1612
Statement of responsibility
by David B. Quinn
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
970.01
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E101
LC item number
.Q48 1977
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
The New American Nation series
Label
North America from earliest discovery to first settlements : the Norse voyages to 1612, by David B. Quinn
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 569-595) and index
Contents
The Amerindian context -- The Norse threshold -- The Atlantic setting -- Eurpoean technology, ideology and institutions: Their impact on North America -- The rediscovery of America 1492-1510 -- The first Spanish expiditions to the southeast, 1513-1526 -- The disclosure of the eastern coastline, 1523-1530 -- The inland voyages-Cartier and Roberval -- The inland voyages-Coronado and Soto -- The French in Florida, 1565-1612 -- England's First Virginia, 1534-1590 -- Newfoundland as a focus for European activity, 1510-1590 -- The search for a passage around North America -- The emergence of ew England and the maritimes, 1580-1612 -- Newfoundland from fishing base to colony -- The re-emergence of Virginia, 1591-1612 -- The reopening and settlement of the St. Lawrence -- The revival of Spanish interest in the west, 1580-1612 -- European exploitation of North America during the period of discovery and early settlement -- For the record -- A conclusion
Control code
8264
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 621 p., [8] leaves of plates
Isbn
9780060134587
Lccn
76005525
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm02464494
  • (OCoLC)2464494
Label
North America from earliest discovery to first settlements : the Norse voyages to 1612, by David B. Quinn
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 569-595) and index
Contents
The Amerindian context -- The Norse threshold -- The Atlantic setting -- Eurpoean technology, ideology and institutions: Their impact on North America -- The rediscovery of America 1492-1510 -- The first Spanish expiditions to the southeast, 1513-1526 -- The disclosure of the eastern coastline, 1523-1530 -- The inland voyages-Cartier and Roberval -- The inland voyages-Coronado and Soto -- The French in Florida, 1565-1612 -- England's First Virginia, 1534-1590 -- Newfoundland as a focus for European activity, 1510-1590 -- The search for a passage around North America -- The emergence of ew England and the maritimes, 1580-1612 -- Newfoundland from fishing base to colony -- The re-emergence of Virginia, 1591-1612 -- The reopening and settlement of the St. Lawrence -- The revival of Spanish interest in the west, 1580-1612 -- European exploitation of North America during the period of discovery and early settlement -- For the record -- A conclusion
Control code
8264
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 621 p., [8] leaves of plates
Isbn
9780060134587
Lccn
76005525
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm02464494
  • (OCoLC)2464494

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