Cover; The Roots of English Colonialism in Ireland; Critical Perspectives on Empire; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Illustrations; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; Introduction: nature is a language; 1: Planting a landscape: cultivation and reform in Ireland; 2: Planning a landscape I: cultivation as reformation; 3: Planning a landscape II: cultivation through plantation; 4: Inscribing a landscape: maps, surveys, and records; 5: Material signs: ordering the built environment; 6: A civil offer: the failure to adopt English customs.
7: Bad manners, nasty habits: the elimination of Irish customsConclusion; Bibliography; MANUSCRIPTS; THE NATIONAL ARCHIVES; BODLEIAN LIBRARY, OXFORD; BRITISH LIBRARY; PRINTED PRIMARY SOURCES; SECONDARY WORKS; BOOKS; ARTICLES; UNPUBLISHED DISSERTATIONS; Index.
Major new study of the cultural origins of the Tudor plantations in Ireland and of early English imperialism more generally.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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