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Unforgetting Chaitanya: Vaishnavism and Cultures of Devotion in Colonial Bengal
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Unforgetting Chaitanya: Vaishnavism and Cultures of Devotion in Colonial Bengal

Varuni Bhatia (Assistant Professor of Hindu and South Asian Studies, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor)

In Unforgetting Chaitanya, Varuni Bhatia examines late-nineteenth-century transformations of Vaishnavism-a vibrant and multifaceted religious tradition emanating from the Krishna devotee Chaitnaya (1486-1533)-in Bengal. Drawing on...

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The Lives in Objects: Native Americans, British Colonists, and Cultures of Labor and Exchange in the Southeast
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The Lives in Objects: Native Americans, British Colonists, and Cultures of Labor and Exchange in the Southeast

Jessica Stern

Presents a thoroughly researched and engaging study of the deerskin trade in the colonial Southeast, equally attentive to British American and Southeastern Indian cultures of production, distribution, and consumption. Stern upends...

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The Lives in Objects: Native Americans, British Colonists, and Cultures of Labor and Exchange in the Southeast
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The Lives in Objects: Native Americans, British Colonists, and Cultures of Labor and Exchange in the Southeast

Jessica Stern

Presents a thoroughly researched and engaging study of the deerskin trade in the colonial Southeast, equally attentive to British American and Southeastern Indian cultures of production, distribution, and consumption. Stern upends...

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Cultured Force: Makers and Defenders of the French Colonial Empire
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Cultured Force: Makers and Defenders of the French Colonial Empire

Barnett Singer, John Langdon

Bridging the gap between intellectual history/biography and military/colonial history, Barnett Singer and John Langdon provide a revisionist and very readable interpretation of Western and French imperialism and its leading...

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Colonizer or Colonized: The Hidden Stories of Early Modern French Culture
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Colonizer or Colonized: The Hidden Stories of Early Modern French Culture

Sara E. Melzer

This innovative analysis of sixteen- and seventeenth-century France introduces colonization into the heart of the nation's literary history by demonstrating how French classical culture and colonialism emerged together, each...

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Colorist's Companion: A Reference Digest of Your Colored Pencils
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Colorist’s Companion: A Reference Digest of Your Colored Pencils

Paula Parrish

Do you forget what colors your COLORED PENCILS look like on paper? Do you wish you had a record of your favorite and beloved color combinations? Do you have a hard time remembering what PENCIL you used for specific color...

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From Colonials to Provincials: American Thought and Culture, 1680-1760
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From Colonials to Provincials: American Thought and Culture, 1680-1760

Ned C. Landsman (Professor of History, State University of New York, Stony Brook, USA)

An analysis of the development of colonial North American thought and culture from 1680 to the eve of the American Revolution. The subject is situated within a transatlantic context, emphasizing the extent to which improving...

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Government Response to the Culture, Media and Sport Committee Reports on the Draft Heritage Protection Bill and Draft Cultural Property (armed Conflicts) Bill
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Government Response to the Culture, Media and Sport Committee Reports on the Draft Heritage Protection Bill and Draft Cultural Property (armed Conflicts) Bill

Great Britain: Department for Culture, Media and Sport

Contains government response to the Committee's 9th report, HC 693 and 11th report, HC 821, session 2007-08.

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Draft Cultural Property (Armed Conflicts) Bill
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Draft Cultural Property (Armed Conflicts) Bill

Great Britain: Department for Culture, Media and Sport

The aim of the 'Draft Cultural Property (Armed Conflicts) Bill' is to ensure the security of the nation's important cultural property in the event of armed conflict and, further, that the UK takes the obligation under...

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Colonialism, Culture, Whales: The Cetacean Quartet
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Colonialism, Culture, Whales: The Cetacean Quartet

Graham Huggan

Colonialism, Culture, Whales: The Cetacean Quartet explores how our attitudes to whales, whale hunting, and whale watching expose colonial attitudes to the natural world in modern Western culture. Foraging across the disciplines...

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Water: Histories, Cultures, Ecologies
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Water: Histories, Cultures, Ecologies

Andrea Gaynor

Water is rapidly becoming the crisis area that most directly affects all Australians. This book provides a multidisciplinary exploration of issues relating to water and its management. The book was developed following a successful...

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Cyprus and its Conflicts: Representations, Materialities, and Cultures
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Cyprus and its Conflicts: Representations, Materialities, and Cultures

Vaia Doudaki, Nico Carpentier

In this edited volume, Cyprus serves as a geographical, cultural and political point of reference to study how conflict is mediated, represented, reconstructed, experienced, and transformed, offering broader insight into the ways...

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Francophone Post-Colonial Cultures: Critical Essays
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Francophone Post-Colonial Cultures: Critical Essays

Kamal Salhi, Jacques Allard, Philippe Barbe, Peter Brown, Micheline Cambron

Organized by region, boasting an international roster of contributors, and including summaries of selected creative and critical works and a guide to selected terms and figures, Salhi's volume is an ideal introduction to French...

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Post-Colonial Cultures in France
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Post-Colonial Cultures in France

Alec Hargreaves, Mark McKinney

This book is the first wide-ranging survey in English of the vibrant cultural practices now being forged by France's post-colonial minorities.

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Francophone Post-Colonial Cultures: Critical Essays
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Francophone Post-Colonial Cultures: Critical Essays

Kamal Salhi, Jacques Allard, Philippe Barbe, Peter Brown, Micheline Cambron

Organized by region, boasting an international roster of contributors, and including summaries of selected creative and critical works and a guide to selected terms and figures, Salhi's volume is an ideal introduction to French...

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Unlearning the Colonial Cultures of Planning
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Unlearning the Colonial Cultures of Planning

Libby Porter

Argues that the cultural 'grand projects' of colonialism have had just as much impact, in particular the state-based activity of planning and how this was used to conceptualize, shape and manage place in settler societies. This...

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Coloniality, Nationality, Modernity: A Postcolonial View on Baltic Cultures under Soviet Rule
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Coloniality, Nationality, Modernity: A Postcolonial View on Baltic Cultures under Soviet Rule

Epp Annus

Soviet postcolonial studies is an emerging field of critical inquiry, with its locus of interest in colonial aspects of the Soviet experience in the USSR and beyond. The articles in this collection offer a postcolonial perspective...

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Compte Rendu Des Travaux: Cultures Et Productions Des Colonies. Levage. for Ts Coloniales, Volume 4...
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Compte Rendu Des Travaux: Cultures Et Productions Des Colonies. Levage. for Ts Coloniales, Volume 4…

Marseille (France) Congr?'s Colonial

This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfectionssuch as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were...

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 Special priceCold War Modernists: Art, Literature, and American Cultural Diplomacy
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Cold War Modernists: Art, Literature, and American Cultural Diplomacy

Greg Barnhisel

An examination of the legacy of modernism as a cultural movement and propaganda tool during the Cold War and the 1950s in America --Provided by publisher.

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American Colonial History: Clashing Cultures and Faiths
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American Colonial History: Clashing Cultures and Faiths

Thomas S. Kidd

Thomas Kidd, a widely respected scholar of colonial history, deftly offers both depth and breadth in this accessible, introductory text on the American Colonial era. Interweaving primary documents and new scholarship with a vivid...

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Soil Culture, Cereals and Fruits: Evidence Before the Select Committee on Agriculture and Colonizati
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Soil Culture, Cereals and Fruits: Evidence Before the Select Committee on Agriculture and Colonizati

William Saunders

This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process. Though we...

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Peru History: Pre-Inca Cultures, the Colonial Period, the Society the Economy, Government, Culture, Tourism
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Peru History: Pre-Inca Cultures, the Colonial Period, the Society the Economy, Government, Culture, Tourism

Uzo Marvin

Peru history book includes Peru colonization and pattern, Peru people, Peru government Peru culture, Peru economy, Peru travel guide, Peru tourism. The first great conquest of Andean space began some 10,000 years ago when the...

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Material Culture and Consumer Society: Dependent Colonies in Colonial Australia
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Material Culture and Consumer Society: Dependent Colonies in Colonial Australia

Mark Staniforth

Argues that material goods were a necessary adjunct to the successful colonization of Australia demonstrating that it was necessary to establish trade networks that provided adequate supplies of culturally 'appropriate' food,...

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Material Culture and Consumer Society: Dependent Colonies in Colonial Australia
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Material Culture and Consumer Society: Dependent Colonies in Colonial Australia

Mark Staniforth

Argues that material goods were a necessary adjunct to the successful colonization of Australia demonstrating that it was necessary to establish trade networks that provided adequate supplies of culturally 'appropriate' food,...

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La Cultura y Las Letras Coloniales En Santo Domingo
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La Cultura y Las Letras Coloniales En Santo Domingo

Pedro Henriquez Urena

Este libro traza un minucioso panorama de la tradicion literaria de la Republica Dominicana y muestra su riqueza intelectual con una abundante documentacion bibliografica.

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Eclipsed Cinema: The Film Culture of Colonial Korea
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Eclipsed Cinema: The Film Culture of Colonial Korea

Dong Hoon Kim

In this ground-breaking investigation into the seldom-studied film culture of colonial Korea (1910-1945), Dong Hoon Kim brings new perspectives to the associations between colonialism, modernity, film historiography and national...

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The Colouring Companion: Test and Record Colours, Blends, Backgrounds, Palettes and Special Effects, Charts to Track Supplies, Books Owned and Works in Progress, Coloured Pencil Journal, Notebook Gift for Colourists and Artists
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The Colouring Companion: Test and Record Colours, Blends, Backgrounds, Palettes and Special Effects, Charts to Track Supplies, Books Owned and Works in Progress, Coloured Pencil Journal, Notebook Gift for Colourists and Artists

Just Plan Books

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Cultural and Literary Representations of the Automobile in French Indochina: A Colonial Roadshow
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Cultural and Literary Representations of the Automobile in French Indochina: A Colonial Roadshow

Stephanie Ponsavady

Stephanie Ponsavady examines the development of transportation systems in French Indochina at the turn of the twentieth century, analyzing archival material and French and Vietnamese literature to critically assess French...

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Conquests and Cultures: An International History
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Conquests and Cultures: An International History

Thomas Sowell

This provocative book ranges over a broad international canvas to consider how conquests have changed the cultural landscape of the worldin many cases, for the better. Beginning with the Roman Empire, the volume devotes a chapter...

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Studies in the American Thought and Culture Series: From Colonials to Provincials: American Thought and Culture 1680-1760
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Studies in the American Thought and Culture Series: From Colonials to Provincials: American Thought and Culture 1680-1760

Ned C Landsman

This series provides the first in-depth survey of American intellectual and cultural history. It focuses on significant periods since the early 16th century and explores each one in a concise volume. Each volume offers: a...

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Captured in Colonial America: True Tales of Indian Captivity
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Captured in Colonial America: True Tales of Indian Captivity

Kathleen Shelby Boyett

Colonial America endured a clash of cultures. Editor Kathleen Shelby Boyett has gathered captivity narratives from the Colonial period in America, choosing each for its variety in the genre. Here the reader will find stories of...

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Opera in a Multicultural World: Coloniality, Culture, Performance
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Opera in a Multicultural World: Coloniality, Culture, Performance

Mary Ingraham (University of Alberta, Canada), Joseph So (Trent University, Canada), Roy Moodley (Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, University of Toronto, Canada)

Through historical and contemporary examples, this book critically explores the relevance and expressions of multicultural representation in western European operatic genres in the modern world. It reveals their approaches to...

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Exhibiting Maori: A History of Colonial Cultures of Display
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Exhibiting Maori: A History of Colonial Cultures of Display

Conal McCarthy

Presents a comprehensive assessment of the display of Maori culture since the nineteenth century. This book traces the long journey from curio to specimen, artefact, art and taonga (treasure). It draws on research to tell the...

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National Belongings: Hybridity in Italian Colonial and Postcolonial Cultures
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National Belongings: Hybridity in Italian Colonial and Postcolonial Cultures

Jacqueline Andall, Derek Duncan

Scholars of Italian colonialism have been reluctant to acknowledge the influence that local populations and their culture had on Italians and on the ways in which they settled and administered the territories they occupied. In...

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Tensions of Empire: Colonial Cultures in a Bourgeois World
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Tensions of Empire: Colonial Cultures in a Bourgeois World

Frederick Cooper, Ann Laura Stoler

Starting with the premise that Europe was made by its imperial projects as much as colonial encounters were shaped by events and conflicts in Europe, this volume investigates metropolitan-colonial relationships. It shows how ...

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The Culture of Colonialism: The Cultural Subjection of Ukaguru
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The Culture of Colonialism: The Cultural Subjection of Ukaguru

T. O. Beidelman

Details colonial authority and progress in rural Africa

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Word & Image in Colonial and Postcolonial Literatures and Cultures
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Word & Image in Colonial and Postcolonial Literatures and Cultures

Michael Meyer

Verbal imagery and visual images as well as the intricate relationships between verbal and visual representations have long shaped the imagination and the practice of intercultural relationships. The contributions to this volume...

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Three Cultural Ecologies
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Three Cultural Ecologies

David Leatherbarrow, Richard Wesley

Three Cultural Ecologies reverses common conceptions of modern architecture. It reveals how selected works of two modern architects, Le Corbusier and Frank Lloyd Wright, embraced environmental and cultural conditions as...

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Communists on Education and Culture, 1848-1948
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Communists on Education and Culture, 1848-1948

W. Morgan

Communists on Education and Culture, 1848-1948 is aimed at both a specialist and non-specialist readership.

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Communists on Education and Culture, 1848-1948
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Communists on Education and Culture, 1848-1948

W. Morgan

Communists on Education and Culture, 1848-1948 provides an account of the attitudes of leading communists, including Marx, Engels, Lenin, Trotsky, Gorky, Gramsci, Lukacs, Mao Zedong and John Maclean, towards education and culture...

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Collecting Colonialism: Material Culture and Colonial Change
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Collecting Colonialism: Material Culture and Colonial Change

Christopher Gosden, Chantal Knowles

Taking 20th-century Papua New Guinea as its focus, this work charts the changes in colonial relationships as they were expressed through material culture. It analyzes the insights that museum collections can provide into social...

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Cultures at War: Moral Conflicts in Western Democracies
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Cultures at War: Moral Conflicts in Western Democracies

Alexander Smith, Raymond Tatalovich

This book marries rigorous scholarship with riveting examples of morality policy... The role of values, ethics, and competing moral visions in public policy has long needed treatment of this scope and clarity. - Leslie A. Pal,...

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Celebrity Colonialism: Fame, Power and Representation in Colonial and Postcolonial Cultures
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Celebrity Colonialism: Fame, Power and Representation in Colonial and Postcolonial Cultures

Robert Clarke

Celebrity Colonialism brings together studies on an array of personalities, movements and events from the colonial era to the present, and explores the intersection of discourses, formations and institutions that condition...

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Unlearning the Colonial Cultures of Planning
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Unlearning the Colonial Cultures of Planning

Libby Porter

Argues that the cultural 'grand projects' of colonialism have had just as much impact, in particular the state-based activity of planning and how this was used to conceptualize, shape and manage place in settler societies. This...

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The Photographic Colorists' Guide: Contains Explanations of the Methods by Which Photographs Are Colored in Oil, Water Colors, and Pastel
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The Photographic Colorists' Guide: Contains Explanations of the Methods by Which Photographs Are Colored in Oil, Water Colors, and Pastel

John L Gihon

This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work...

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Colonial Prose and Poetry: The Transplanting of Culture, 1607-1650 (Classic Reprint)
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Colonial Prose and Poetry: The Transplanting of Culture, 1607-1650 (Classic Reprint)

William Peterfield Trent

Excerpt from Colonial Prose and Poetry: The Transplanting of Culture, 1607-1650 It is, then, the gradual transformation of the national literature with the national character that is exhibited in these volumes. Brief accounts are...

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La Cultura Y Las Letras Coloniales En Santo Domingo
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La Cultura Y Las Letras Coloniales En Santo Domingo

Henriquez Urena

Este libro traza un minucioso panorama de la tradicion literaria de la Republica Dominicana y muestra su riqueza intelectual con una abundante documentacion bibliografica.

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Cultures and Identities in Colonial British America
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Cultures and Identities in Colonial British America

Robert Olwell, Alan Tully

In this collection, prominent scholars of early American history demonstrate how early American societies developed from the intersection of American and Atlantic influences. This volume reveals the myriad ways in which, American...

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