An account of the European settlements in America
In six parts. Each part contains an accurate description of the settlements in it, their extent, climate, productions, trade, genius and disposition of their inhabitants: the interests ofhe several powers of Europe with respect to those settlements; and their political and commercial views with regard to each other.
by Edmund Burke
Printed for R. and J. Dodsley
Written in English.
Table of Contents
|I. A short history of the discovery of that part of the world.|
|II. The manners and customs of the original inhabitants.|
|III. Of the Spanish settlements.|
|IV. Of the Portuguese.|
|V. Of the French, Dutch, and Danish.|
|VI. Of the English.|
Probably the joint work of Edmund and William Burke, but usually attributed to the former, who called himself merely the reviser of his kinsman's work. cf. Dictionary of national biography.
Contents: v. 2, p. [301-320]
Microfiche. Chicago, Ill. : Library Resources, inc., 1976. 1 microfiche : positive ; 8 x 13 cm. (Library of English literature, LEL 11544)
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|Series||Library of English literature -- LEL 11544.|
|Other Titles||European settlements in America|
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