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Author Read, David, 1956-
Title New world, known world : shaping knowledge in early Anglo-American writing / David Read.
Imprint Columbia : University of Missouri Press, [2005]

Author Read, David, 1956-
Subject Smith, John, 1580-1631. Generall historie of Virginia, New England, and the Summer Isles.
Williams, Roger, 1604?-1683. Key into the language of America.
Bradford, William, 1590-1657. History of Plymouth Plantation.
Morton, Thomas, 1575-1646. New English Canaan.
American literature -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 -- History and criticism.
United States -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 -- Sources.
United States -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 -- Historiography.
Great Britain -- Colonies -- America -- History -- Sources.
Great Britain -- Colonies -- America -- Historiography.
Description 1 online resource (x, 177 pages)
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Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 163-170) and index.
Summary "Examines the works of four writers from the early period of English colonization: John Smith's Generall Historie of Virginia, William Bradford's Of Plymouth Plantation, Thomas Morton's New English Canaan, and Roger Williams's A Key into the Language of America (in conjunction with The Bloudy Tenent of Persecution)"--Provided by publisher.
Note Print version record.
Contents The incoherent colonist : troubled knowledge in John Smith's Generall historie of Virginia -- Silent partners : historical representation in William Bradford's Of Plymouth plantation -- Importing the metropolis : the poetics of urbanity in Thomas Morton's New English Canaan -- American consciences : Roger Williams's Field of inquiry -- Conclusion : chains of knowledge.
Access Use copy Restrictions unspecified star
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010.
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Note digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve pda
ISBN 0826265022 (electronic bk.)
9780826265029 (electronic bk.)
OCLC # 70792134
Additional Format Print version: Read, David, 1956- New world, known world. Columbia : University of Missouri Press, ©2005 0826216005 (DLC) 2005015403 (OCoLC)60603138.

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