Innocence Abroad: The Dutch Imagination and the New World, 1570-1670 / Edition 1

Innocence Abroad: The Dutch Imagination and the New World, 1570-1670 / Edition 1

by Benjamin Schmidt
     
 

Explores the encounter between the Netherlands and the New World in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries.See more details below

Overview

Explores the encounter between the Netherlands and the New World in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521024556
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
01/28/2006
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
484
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 9.02(h) x 1.06(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments; Preface: cultural geography in an age of encounter; 1. The Dutch discovery of America; 2. Revolutionary geography; 3. Innocence and commerce abroad; 4. A loss of innocence; 5. The rise and fall of America, or tyranny abroad; Epilogue: the Dutch and their new worlds; Notes; Bibliography; Index.

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