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England and the discovery of America, 1481-1620, from the Bristol voyages of the fifteenth century to the Pilgrim settlement at Plymouth: the exploration, exploitation, and trial-and-error colonization of North America by the English.

Author: David B Quinn
Publisher: New York, Knopf, 1974 [©1973]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats
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Quinn, David B.
England and the discovery of America, 1481-1620.
New York, Knopf, 1974 [©1973]
(OCoLC)608473830
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David B Quinn
ISBN: 039446673X 9780394466736
OCLC Number: 627770
Description: xxiv, 497, xviii pages illustrations 25 cm
Contents: Pt. 1: Searches in the Atlantic --
The argument for the English discovery of America between 1480 and 1494 --
The Atlantic perspective --
England and the Atlantic --
Pt. 2: Discovery in the west --
The conquest of the Atlantic --
Sebastian Cabot and English exploration --
Henry VIII and western voyaging --
Pt. 3: Sailors and colonies --
Sailors and the sea in Elizabethan England --
Edward Hayes and the Americas --
A Portuguese pilot in the English service --
Some Spanish reactions to Elizabethan colonial ventures --
The failure of Ralegh's American colonies --
Pt. 4: Economic and religious discontents --
England and St. Lawrence, 1577-1602 --
The first pilgrims --
The English Catholics and America, 1581-1633 --
Pt. 5: Preludes to permanent settlement --
Thomas Harriot and the Virginia voyages of 1602 --
"Virginians" on the Thames in 1603 --
The lost colony in myth and reality, 1586-1625 --
The road to Jamestown.

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