Europeans on the move : studies on European migration, 1500-1800 / [edited by] Nicholas Canny

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Subjects: Europe--Emigration and immigration--History
North America--Emigration and immigration--History
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Oxford : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1994
LC Classification: J, JV
Physical Description: xii, 329 p. : maps ; 23 cm
Table of Contents: Contributors
List of Maps
List of Tables
1. Introduction: Europeans on the Move, 1500-1800 / Bernard Bailyn 1
2. The Medieval Background / Seymour Phillips 9
3. The First Transatlantic Transfer: Spanish Migration to the New World, 1493-1810 / Nicolas Sanchez-Albornoz 26
4. English Migration into and across the Atlantic during the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries / Nicholas Canny 39
5. Scottish Emigration in the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries / T. C. Smout, N. C. Landsman, T. M. Devine 76
6. The Irish Diaspora of the Seventeenth and Eighteenth Centuries / L. M. Cullen 113
7. The Netherlands, the Dutch, and Long-Distance Migration in the Late Sixteenth to Early Nineteenth Centuries / Jan Lucassen 153
8. Transatlantic Migration from the German-Speaking Parts of Central Europe, 1600-1800: Proportions, Structures, and Explanations / Georg Fertig 192
9. Manon's Fellow Exiles: Emigration from France to North America before 1763 / Peter Moogk 236
10. In Search of a Better Home? European Overseas Migration, 1500-1800 / Nicholas Canny 263
Bibliography 284
Index 315
Additional Authors: Canny, Nicholas P
European Science Foundation. Network on the History of European Expansion
Notes: LCCN: 93047546
ISBN: 0198204191 (acid-free paper) :£40.00
"This volume arises from the work of the European Science Foundation's Network on the History of European Expansion."
Includes bibliographical references (p. [284]-313) and index
OCLC Number: 29564289
ISBN/ISSN: 0198204191