An account of the European settlements in America

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.

1st edition.

Published by Printed for R. and J. Dodsley in London .
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.

Edition Notes

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

The Physical Object

Format Microform
Pagination 2 v.

ID Numbers

Open Library OL13561384M
OCLC/WorldCat 8656811

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