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In this remote country : French colonial culture in the Anglo-American imagination, 1780-1860 / Edward Watts

Catalog Data

Author:
Watts, Edward, 1964-  Search this
Physical description:
ix, 275 p. ; 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
New France
Date:
2006
C2006
1783-1865
Contents:
Introduction : the word paisible -- The leaden plates : exploration and ownership -- Habitants and the American way of doing things -- Gentle as a woman, though braver than a lion : voyageurs, coureurs du bois, and American masculinities -- Monstrous exceptions: Anglo patriarchs, French families, and MeĢtis Americans -- Nous autres catholiques : nativism and the memory of the Jesuits -- Conclusion : such were the place, and the kind of people
Topic:
Public opinion--History  Search this
National characteristics, American  Search this
Intellectual life  Search this
Civilization  Search this
Foreign public opinion, American  Search this
History  Search this
French influences  Search this
Historiography  Search this
In literature  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_823372