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By John K. Thornton

ISBN-10: 0521727340

ISBN-13: 9780521727341

ISBN-10: 0521898757

ISBN-13: 9780521898751

A Cultural heritage of the Atlantic global, 1250-1820 explores the concept that robust hyperlinks exist within the histories of Africa, Europe and North and South the US. John ok. Thornton presents a accomplished review of the background of the Atlantic Basin prior to 1830 through describing political, social and cultural interactions among the continents' population. He lines the backgrounds of the populations on those 3 continental landmasses introduced into touch via eu navigation. Thornton then examines the political and social implications of the encounters, tracing the origins of numerous Atlantic societies and exhibiting how new methods of consuming, consuming, conversing and worshipping built within the newly created Atlantic international. This publication makes use of shut readings of unique assets to supply new interpretations of its subject.

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