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Those Europeans

Sisley Huddleston

Those Europeans

studies of foreign faces

by Sisley Huddleston

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Published by G.P. Putnam"s sons in New York, London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Europe
    • Subjects:
    • Statesmen.,
    • Europe -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Sisley Huddleston.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD412.6 .H8
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiv, 297 p.
      Number of Pages297
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6669850M
      LC Control Number24024085
      OCLC/WorldCa1095905

      For more than three centuries after Columbus's voyages to America, Europeans pondered how the Old World's encounters with the New World affected European sensibilities and intellectual horizons. In this book Anthony Pagden examines some of the varied ways in which Europeans interpreted these encounters with America. Pagden explores the strategies used by Columbus and the early chroniclers .   Those Wasteful Europeans. This article has been adapted from Frank Trentmann's book, Empire of Things: How We Became a World of Consumers, from the Fifteenth Century to .

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