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Eloquence embodied : nonverbal communication among French & indigenous peoples in the Americas

Author: Céline Carayon
Publisher: Williamsburg, Virginia : Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture : Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, [2019]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Taking a fresh look at the first two centuries of French colonialism in the Americas, this book answers the long-standing question of how and how well indigenous Americans and the Europeans who arrived on their shores communicated with each other. French explorers and colonists in the sixteenth century noticed that indigenous peoples from Brazil to Canada used signs to communicate. The French, in response, quickly  Read more...
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Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Céline Carayon
ISBN: 9781469652641 1469652641
OCLC Number: 1127515922
Description: 1 online resource (1 recurso electrónico.)
Other Titles: Nonverbal communication among French & indigenous peoples in the Americas.
Nonverbal communication among French and indigenous peoples in the Americas.
Responsibility: Céline Carayon.

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Taking a fresh look at the first two centuries of French colonialism in the Americas, this book answers the long-standing question of how and how well Indigenous Americans and the Europeans who  Read more...

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