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The Resource The elusive West and the contest for empire, 1713-1763, Paul W. Mapp

The elusive West and the contest for empire, 1713-1763, Paul W. Mapp

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The elusive West and the contest for empire, 1713-1763
Title
The elusive West and the contest for empire, 1713-1763
Statement of responsibility
Paul W. Mapp
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Editor
Subject
Language
eng
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DLC
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Mapp, Paul W
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Omohundro Institute of Early American History & Culture
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  • Seven Years' War, 1756-1763
  • Imperialism
  • North America
  • West (U.S.)
  • North America
  • North America
  • North America
  • North America
Label
The elusive West and the contest for empire, 1713-1763, Paul W. Mapp
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
The Spanish empire and the elusive West. Peoples and terrain, difficulties and disappointments -- Exploiting indigenous geographic understanding -- South sea interlude. The alluring Pacific ocean -- The Pacific ocean and the war of the Spanish succession -- France and the elusive West after the treaty of Utrecht. Visions of Western Louisiana -- Imperial comparisons -- Communication and interpretation -- Restricted pathways -- British Pacific adventures and the early years of the seven years' war. British designs on the Spanish empire, 1713-1748 -- French reactions to the British search for a northwest passage from Hudson Bay and the origins of the seven years' war -- Spanish reactions to British Pacific encroachments, 1750-1757 -- French borderlands encroachments and Spanish neutrality -- The elusive West and the outcome of the seven years' war -- French geographic conceptions and the 1762 Western Louisiana cession -- Spain's acceptance of Trans-Mississippi Louisiana -- Old visions and new opportunities: Britain and the Spanish empire at the end of the seven years' war
Control code
FIEb17203685
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 455 pages
Isbn
9780807833957
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • FIE
  • (OCoLC)646630204
Label
The elusive West and the contest for empire, 1713-1763, Paul W. Mapp
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
The Spanish empire and the elusive West. Peoples and terrain, difficulties and disappointments -- Exploiting indigenous geographic understanding -- South sea interlude. The alluring Pacific ocean -- The Pacific ocean and the war of the Spanish succession -- France and the elusive West after the treaty of Utrecht. Visions of Western Louisiana -- Imperial comparisons -- Communication and interpretation -- Restricted pathways -- British Pacific adventures and the early years of the seven years' war. British designs on the Spanish empire, 1713-1748 -- French reactions to the British search for a northwest passage from Hudson Bay and the origins of the seven years' war -- Spanish reactions to British Pacific encroachments, 1750-1757 -- French borderlands encroachments and Spanish neutrality -- The elusive West and the outcome of the seven years' war -- French geographic conceptions and the 1762 Western Louisiana cession -- Spain's acceptance of Trans-Mississippi Louisiana -- Old visions and new opportunities: Britain and the Spanish empire at the end of the seven years' war
Control code
FIEb17203685
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
ix, 455 pages
Isbn
9780807833957
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • FIE
  • (OCoLC)646630204

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