Finding Colonial Americas: Essays Honoring J.A. Leo Lemay
Joseph A. Leo Lemay, Carla Mulford, David S. Shields
University of Delaware Press, Jan 1, 2001 - History - 481 pages
The stories now being told about the colonial American past represent an "America" newly found, as scholars continue to evaluate and revise the longer-standing stories that have, across the centuries, held particular cultural and critical sway. This collection is a celebration of the widening of scholarly inquire in early American studies, and a tribute to a leading early Americanist whose scholarly career continues to contribute to the opening up of crucial questions of canon.
What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
The Missionary Utopias
27 other sections not shown
Alsop Ameri American Philosophical Society anatomy appeared Autobiography Benjamin Franklin Biography body Boston British America captivity character chivalry Civil colonial American colonists Cotton Mather cultural David David Hume Delaware Early American Literature edited eighteenth century Empire England English American essay European fire garden Generall Historie Hamilton Hammet Hewson Hudibrastic Hume Hume's Ibid identity imagination Indians Ivanhoe J. A. Leo Lemay Jefferson John Lemay's Letters Lewis Library Company literary London Magazine Mary Maryland Mather Micklus narrative nation Native Native American natural North Notes novel observations Old Colony panegyric Papers of Benjamin Pennsylvania Philadelphia Plymouth poet poetry political Polly Prince Prince's published Puritan readers rhetoric Rowlandson satire scholars scientific Scott sense Smith social Sot-Weed Factor Stevenson Thomas Thomas Jefferson Thoreau tion tradition Tuesday Club University of Delaware University Press Virginia vols Washington Allston West Indies wilderness William Wister writing wrote York