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European Views of the Americas: 1493-1750


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Description

Citations to printed records about the Americas written in Europe before 1750. The database covers the history of European exploration as well as portrayals of native American peoples. A wide range of subject areas is covered, from natural disasters to disease outbreaks and slavery. The original bibliography was co-developed by John Alden and Dennis Landis, Curator of European Books at The John Carter Brown Library. The John Carter Brown Library, founded in 1846, is a foremost repository of rare books and materials and is a center for advanced research in history and the humanities.


Coverage: 1493-1750 Access: USU & Eastern


Keywords

American History; Colonial Mexico; Colonial South America; Colonial Carribean; Early Printed Books; Native American Peoples; Slavery; Primary Sources; EBSCO

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