Converging worlds : communities and cultures in colonial America / edited by Louise A. Breen

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Subjects: Indians--First contact with Europeans
Indians--First contact with Europeans--Sources
Europeans--America--History
Europeans--America--History--Sources
America--Colonization--History
America--Colonization--History--Sources
Europe--Colonies--America
Europe--Colonies--America--Sources
United States--History--Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775
United States--History--Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775--Sources
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York : Routledge, 2012
LC Classification: E
Physical Description: vi, 637 p. : ill., map ; 26 cm
Additional Authors: Breen, Louise A
Notes: LCCN: 2011040321
ISBN: 9780415964982 (hbk : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0415964989 (hbk : alk. paper)
ISBN: 9780415964999 (pbk : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0415964997 (pbk : alk. paper)
ISBN: 9780203336472 (ebk)
ISBN: 020333647X (ebk)
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents: European ambitions and early contacts : diverse styles of colonization, 1492-1700 / Timothy Walker -- Tentative testimonies : indigenous and Spanish accounts of the conquest and colonization of New Spain, 1100-1650 / Heather McCrea -- Indians of North America : first encounters / Michael Oberg -- The Chesapeake Bay / L.H. Roper -- New England / Richard Gildrie -- The Caribbean islands : British trade, settlement and colonization / James Robertson -- Middle Colonies / Wayne Bodle -- The Carolinas : shaping of a slave society / Noeleen McIlvanna -- Transformations : Salem witchcraft tragedy, war and empire / Louise Breen -- Purgatory : interpreting Christian missions and North American Indians / David J. Silverman -- The slave trade and slavery / Ty Reese -- Women, family, and gender / Linda Sturtz -- Backcountries / Warren Hofstra -- Spiritual awakenings / Kenneth Minkema -- Enlightenment / Ned Landsman -- Ambitions : expansion of New France / Robert Morissey -- French and indian War / James Piecuch -- Afterward : a revolutionary era / Walter Sargent
OCLC Number: 755904581
ISBN/ISSN: 9780415964982
0415964989
9780415964999
0415964997
9780203336472
020333647X