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

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

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:
9780521804080
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
11/28/2001
Pages:
480
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 1.38(d)

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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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