The Resource North America from earliest discovery to first settlements : the Norse voyages to 1612, by David B. Quinn

North America from earliest discovery to first settlements : the Norse voyages to 1612, by David B. Quinn

Label
North America from earliest discovery to first settlements : the Norse voyages to 1612
Title
North America from earliest discovery to first settlements
Title remainder
the Norse voyages to 1612
Statement of responsibility
by David B. Quinn
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Details the activities of the Europeans who discovered, explored, and attempted to settle North America
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Quinn, David B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
E101
LC item number
.Q48 1977
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
The New American Nation series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • America
  • Amérique
  • America
  • Nordamerika
  • Discoveries in geography
  • Ontdekkingsreizen
  • Entdeckung
Label
North America from earliest discovery to first settlements : the Norse voyages to 1612, by David B. Quinn
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 569-594
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Amerindian context -- The Norse threshold -- The Atlantic setting -- Eurpoean technology, ideology and institutions: Their impact on North America -- The rediscovery of America 1492-1510 -- The first Spanish expiditions to the southeast, 1513-1526 -- The disclosure of the eastern coastline, 1523-1530 -- The inland voyages-Cartier and Roberval -- The inland voyages-Coronado and Soto -- The French in Florida, 1565-1612 -- England's First Virginia, 1534-1590 -- Newfoundland as a focus for European activity, 1510-1590 -- The search for a passage around North America -- The emergence of ew England and the maritimes, 1580-1612 -- Newfoundland from fishing base to colony -- The re-emergence of Virginia, 1591-1612 -- The reopening and settlement of the St. Lawrence -- The revival of Spanish interest in the west, 1580-1612 -- European exploitation of North America during the period of discovery and early settlement -- For the record -- A conclusion
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 621 pages, [8] leaves of plates
Isbn
9780060134587
Lccn
76005525
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)02464494
  • (OCoLC)ocm02464494
Label
North America from earliest discovery to first settlements : the Norse voyages to 1612, by David B. Quinn
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 569-594
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Amerindian context -- The Norse threshold -- The Atlantic setting -- Eurpoean technology, ideology and institutions: Their impact on North America -- The rediscovery of America 1492-1510 -- The first Spanish expiditions to the southeast, 1513-1526 -- The disclosure of the eastern coastline, 1523-1530 -- The inland voyages-Cartier and Roberval -- The inland voyages-Coronado and Soto -- The French in Florida, 1565-1612 -- England's First Virginia, 1534-1590 -- Newfoundland as a focus for European activity, 1510-1590 -- The search for a passage around North America -- The emergence of ew England and the maritimes, 1580-1612 -- Newfoundland from fishing base to colony -- The re-emergence of Virginia, 1591-1612 -- The reopening and settlement of the St. Lawrence -- The revival of Spanish interest in the west, 1580-1612 -- European exploitation of North America during the period of discovery and early settlement -- For the record -- A conclusion
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 621 pages, [8] leaves of plates
Isbn
9780060134587
Lccn
76005525
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)02464494
  • (OCoLC)ocm02464494

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