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The Resource Hakluyt's promise : an Elizabethan's obsession for an English America, Peter C. Mancall

Hakluyt's promise : an Elizabethan's obsession for an English America, Peter C. Mancall

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Hakluyt's promise : an Elizabethan's obsession for an English America
Title
Hakluyt's promise
Title remainder
an Elizabethan's obsession for an English America
Statement of responsibility
Peter C. Mancall
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Richard Hakluyt the younger, a contemporary of William Shakespeare, advocated the creation of English colonies in the New World at a time when the advantages of this idea were far from self-evident. This text describes in detail the life and times of Hakluyt, a trained minister who became an editor of travel accounts
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Mancall, Peter C
Dewey number
  • 910.9'2
  • 910.92
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Hakluyt, Richard
  • Travel writers
  • Clergy
  • Discoveries in geography
  • Voyages and travels
  • North America
  • Biography
Target audience
specialized
Label
Hakluyt's promise : an Elizabethan's obsession for an English America, Peter C. Mancall
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9780300110548
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
400 p.
Isbn
9780300110548
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill., map
Label
Hakluyt's promise : an Elizabethan's obsession for an English America, Peter C. Mancall
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9780300110548
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
400 p.
Isbn
9780300110548
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill., map

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