The Resource The human tradition in the Atlantic world, 1500-1850, edited by Karen Racine and Beatriz G. Mamigonian

The human tradition in the Atlantic world, 1500-1850, edited by Karen Racine and Beatriz G. Mamigonian

Label
The human tradition in the Atlantic world, 1500-1850
Title
The human tradition in the Atlantic world, 1500-1850
Statement of responsibility
edited by Karen Racine and Beatriz G. Mamigonian
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This collection of compact biographies puts a human face on the sweeping historical processes that shaped contemporary societies throughout the Atlantic world. Focusing on life stories that represented movement across or around the Atlantic Ocean from 1500 to 1850, The Human Tradition in the Atlantic World, 1500D1850 explores transatlantic connections by following individuals_be they slaves, traders, or adventurers_whose experience took them far beyond their local communities to new and unfamiliar places. Whatever their reasons, tremendous creativity and dynamism resulted from contact between
Member of
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
909/.09821
Index
index present
LC call number
D210
LC item number
.H96 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • filmographies
Series statement
The human tradition around the world
Label
The human tradition in the Atlantic world, 1500-1850, edited by Karen Racine and Beatriz G. Mamigonian
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references, filmography and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : the human tradition in the Atlantic world / Karen Racine and Beatriz G. Mamigonian -- Catarina Álvares Paraguaçu (1510s-1582) : Indian visionary in Brazil and France / Joan Meznar -- John Billington and his family (c. 1582-1630) : doomed 'knave' of Plymouth Plantation / John Navin -- Samuel Cohen (c. 1600-1642) : Jewish translator in Brazil, Curaçao, and Angola / Mark Meuwese -- William Lamport (c. 1611-1659): Mexico's Irish would-be king / Sarah Cline -- Jacob Leisler (1640-1691) : German-born governor of New York / Noah Gelfand -- Hendrick or 'Tiyanoga' (1680-1755) : Iroquois emissary to England / Troy Bickham -- Sir William Johnson (1715-1774) : English emissary to the Iroquois / Gail D. MacLeitch -- Henry 'Harry' Washington (1750s-1790s) : a founding father's slave / Cassandra Pybus -- Julien Raimond (1744-1801) : planter, revolutionary and free man of color in Saint-Domingue / John Garrigus -- Anne Pépin (1747-1837) : entrepreneur, landlady, and mixed-race signare in Senegal / Mark Hinchman -- João da Silva Feijó (1760-1824) : Brazilian scientist in the Portuguese overseas empire / Magnus Roberto de Mello Pereira -- Juan Antonio Olavarrieta (1765-1822) : Basque cleric and libertine rebel in Mexico / Andrew Fisher -- Eliza Fenwick (1766-1840) : feminist slaveowner in Barbados / Olwyn M. Blouet -- Elizabeth Patterson Bonaparte (1785-1879) : Napoleon's American sister-in-law / Charlene Boyer Lewis -- James MacQueen (1778-1870) : agent of imperial change in the Caribbean and Africa / Jeff Pardue -- William Bullock (1773-1849) : British Museum curator and showman visits Mexico / Robert Aguirre
Control code
ocn694772531
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 274 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442206991
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b29270832
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)694772531
  • pebcs1282922610

Library Locations

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      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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