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The Resource Colonizing the past : mythmaking and pre-Columbian Whites in nineteenth-century American writing, Edward Watts

Colonizing the past : mythmaking and pre-Columbian Whites in nineteenth-century American writing, Edward Watts

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Colonizing the past : mythmaking and pre-Columbian Whites in nineteenth-century American writing
Title
Colonizing the past
Title remainder
mythmaking and pre-Columbian Whites in nineteenth-century American writing
Statement of responsibility
Edward Watts
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This book examines nineteenth-century myths of pre-Colombian whites in the United States, as well as literary satires of those myths by authors such as Washington Irving and Mark Twain"--
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Provided by publisher
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DLC
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1964-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Watts, Edward
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • American literature
  • Imperialism in literature
  • National characteristics, American, in literature
  • Whites in literature
  • Colonies in literature
  • Mythology in literature
  • America
  • American literature
  • Colonies in literature
  • Imperialism in literature
  • Literature
  • Mythology in literature
  • National characteristics, American, in literature
  • Whites in literature
  • America
  • Mythos
  • Eroberung
  • Kolonialismus
  • Literatur
  • Weiße
  • Amerika
Label
Colonizing the past : mythmaking and pre-Columbian Whites in nineteenth-century American writing, Edward Watts
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The Primordial Nation -- Welsh Indians in the Early Republic -- The Lost Tribes and the Found Nation -- The White Mound Builders and the Lessons of Prehistory -- Dwarf Epics and the Ancient Irish -- The Norse Forefathers of the American Empire
Control code
1117315366
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 278 pages
Isbn
9780813943862
Lccn
2019037204
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1117315366
Label
Colonizing the past : mythmaking and pre-Columbian Whites in nineteenth-century American writing, Edward Watts
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The Primordial Nation -- Welsh Indians in the Early Republic -- The Lost Tribes and the Found Nation -- The White Mound Builders and the Lessons of Prehistory -- Dwarf Epics and the Ancient Irish -- The Norse Forefathers of the American Empire
Control code
1117315366
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 278 pages
Isbn
9780813943862
Lccn
2019037204
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1117315366

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