The European struggle to settle North America : colonizing attempts by England, France and Spain, 1521-1608 / Margaret F. Pickett and Dwayne W. Pickett.

Published
  • Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co. 2011
Physical description
1 online resource (264 p.)
ISBN
  • 1-282-98588-4
  • 9786612985881
  • 0-7864-6221-3
Notes
  • Description based upon print version of record.
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • English
  • Description based on print version record.
Contents
  • Cover; Table of Contents; Authors' Note; Preface and Acknowledgments; Introduction; One. The Beginning; Two. Spanish Colonization Efforts; Three. French Colonization Efforts; Four. St. Augustine; Five. English Colonization Efforts; Six. Jamestown; Seven. Acadia; Eight. Québec; Nine. The Failed Settlements; Ten. The Three Settlements That Survived; Eleven. Conclusion; Chapter Notes; Bibliography; Index
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Genre
  • Bibliography
  • Electronic books.
  • Illustrated
  • text
Language
  • English

Summary

  • "This history of early European colonial efforts in North America examines why three colonies--St. Augustine, Jamestown and Québec--succeeded where many failed. Chapters cover Columbus' exploration and the Treaty of Tordesillas; other Spanish explorers and settlements in the New World; French attempts at settlement; early English settlements; failed settlements; and studies of the three colonies that survived"--Provided by publisher.

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University of Birmingham Libraries Online location Ebook Central Perpetual Titles
University of Birmingham Libraries Online location
University of Birmingham Libraries: Main Library, Collection E101 .P54
British Library: General Reference Collection, St Pancras Reading Rooms YC.2011.a.4835
British Library: Lending Collection m11/.13303
University of Cambridge Libraries: University Library: North Front, Floor 6 660:7.c.201.5
University of Hull: BJL 4th Floor E 101 P5
LSE Library: Main collection books E101 P59
University of Portsmouth: University Library, Second Floor 970.01 Standard
University of Portsmouth: University Library, Second Floor 970.01 Standard
University of Warwick Library: Main Library E101.P54

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