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Before the Revolution
Daniel K. Richter
This work is an investigation of North American history in the seven centuries before the founding of the United States, looking at how the sequential cultural layers defined by people the author calls the progenitors, conquistadores, traders, planters, imperialists, and Atlanteans contributed to the society, culture, and politics of the U.S. as it emerged after the Revolutionary War. It includes sections on Albany, New York; Boston, Massachusetts; Charleston, South Carolina; corn; fur trade; Florida; Jamestown, Virginia; Maryland; Massachusetts Bay Colony; New York City; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Rhode Island; St. Augustine, Florida; and Virginia.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 425-461) and index.
|Statement||Daniel K. Richter|
|LC Classifications||E169.12 .R497 2011|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 502 p.,  p. of plates|
|Number of Pages||502|
|LC Control Number||2010037881|
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Following the death of his friend, an Italian youth grows increasingly closer to 7/10(K). Daniel K. Richter, Before the Revolution: America’s Ancient Pasts (Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, ).
Many volumes have been written attempting to concisely and properly synthesize years of early American research and publications into a single readable volume.
As a prominent Early Americanist with a sympathetic trend towards Native Americans, Daniel Richter. It anticipates the 60s in a way that is also oddly prescient--this is a 60s movie made just before the 60s.
Bertolucci's later films about youth and/or the 60s seem to be playing about the base of a summit established by this early movie. One of my favorite works of art in any genre; I can only bear to watch it /5(17).Exploring a vast range of original sources, Before the Revolution spans more than seven centuries and ranges across North America, Europe, and Africa.
Richter recovers the lives of a stunning array of peoples - Indians, Spaniards, French, Dutch, Africans, English - as they struggled with one another and with their own people for control of land. That story, “The Day Before the Revolution,” was published three months after the novel appeared and went on to win the Nebula Award for Best Short Story the same year that The Dispossessed captured the prize in the Best Novel category.
(The Dispossessed also won the Hugo, science fiction’s other major book award.).