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People of paradox; an inquiry concerning the origins of American civilization.

Author: Michael G Kammen
Publisher: New York, Knopf, 1972.
Series: Borzoi books
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats
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Kammen, Michael G.
People of paradox.
New York, Knopf, 1972
(OCoLC)560785724
Online version:
Kammen, Michael G.
People of paradox.
New York, Knopf, 1972
(OCoLC)606200444
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael G Kammen
ISBN: 0394460774 9780394460772
OCLC Number: 266928
Awards: Pulitzer Prize, History, 1973.
Description: xvii, 316, xii pages illustrations 22 cm.
Contents: The Old World and the New, Paru Passu --
The quest for legitimacy in colonial America --
Invertebrate America: the problem of unstable pluralism --
Biformity: a frame of reference --
Conflict, crisis, and change: the context of English colonization --
Contradictory tendencies in colonial America --
Ambiguities of the American Revolution --
Encrustations of space and time, circa 1825-1925 --
The contraptual civilization.
Series Title: Borzoi books

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