Published November 1997
by Cimino Publishing Group .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
The very name New World "suggested an unclaimed territory free for the taking, a place created by God for the benefit of white, Christian Europe." Thus, decade by decade, mile by mile, the various European powers conquered the indigenous peoples of North America, wiping out their cultures to a vast extent by means of military might, diseases. Bruce E. Johansen, Barry M. Pritzker From the origins of Native American cultures through the years of colonialism and non-Native expansion to the present, Encyclopedia of American Indian History brings the story of Native Americans to life like no other previous reference on the subject. A one-volume history of the Europeon settlement of North America and its effect on the continents diverse peoples and the course of Europeon history. The third volume of North American Exploration, covering to , charts a dramatic shift in the purpose, priorities, and results of the exploration of North America. As the nineteenth century opened, exploration was still fostered by the growth of empire, but by the s commercial interests came to drive most exploratory ventures Reviews: 1.
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