Travel Knowledge European Discoveries in the Early Modern Period

ISBN-10: 0312222998

ISBN-13: 9780312222994

Edition: 2001 (Revised)

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Book details

List price: $41.00
Copyright year: 2001
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Publication date: 1/13/2001
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 288
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.836
Language: English

Note on Organization
Acknowledgements
Introduction
List of Suggested Readings
Travelers Into the Levant
Primary Materials
Excerpt from A Relation of a Journey begun An. Dom. 1610 (1615)
Excerpt from Totall Discourse of the Rare Adventures, and painefull Peregrinations of long nineteene Yeares Travayles, from Scotland, to the most Famous Kingdomes in Europe, Asia and Affrica (1632)
Essay
Trafficking with the Turk: English Travelers in the Ottoman Empire during the Early Seventeenth Century
Primary Materials
Excerpts from his diary (British Museum, Additional MS. 17,480)
Excerpts from The famous and wonderfull recoverie of a ship of Bristoll (1622)
Essay
English Turks and Resistant Travelers: Conversion to Islam and Homosocial Courtship
Primary Materials
"To my Noble and Judicious Friend Sir Henry Blount upon his Voyage."
A Voyage into the Levant (1636)
Essay
Ottomanism before Orientalism? Bishop King Praises Henry Blount, Passenger in the Levant
Primary Materials
Selected Letters
Essay
A Woman Triumphs: From Travels of an English Lady in Europe, Asia, and Africa (1763) by Lady Mary Wortley Montagu
Travelers to India
Primary Materials
Excerpts from Historia do descobrimento e conquista da India pelos Portugueses. 1582 English translation by Nicholas Lichefield, published as The First Book of the Historie of the Discoverie and Conquest of the East Indias
Excerpts from Os Lusiadas (1572) (Translated by Leonard Bacon as The Lusiads)
Excerpt from Theatrum Orbis Terrarum (1570) (Translated by John Norton)
Essay
Back to the Future: Forging History in Luis de Camoes's Os Lusiadas
Primary Materials
Excerpts from Itinerario. The Voyage of Jan Huygen van Linschoten to the East Indies (1598) (Translated by William Phillip [?])
Essay
Colonizing the Colonizer: A Dutchman in Asia Portuguesa
Primary Materials
Excerpts from A Voyage to East-India (1665 reprint) included in the folio volume entitled The Travels of Pietro Della Valle into East India and Arabia deserta, Whereunto is Added A Relation of Sir Thomas Roe's Voyage unto the East Indies (1665) and The Merchants and Mariners Preservation and Thanksgiving (1649)
Essay
History or Colonial Ethnography? The Ideological Formation of Edward Terry's A Voyage to East India (1655 and 1665) and The Merchants and Mariners Preservation and Thanksgiving (1649)
Travel to Africa
Primary Materials
Excerpts from the journals of John Hearne and William Finch, merchants, aboard The Red Dragon in 1607, en route from England to India on the third voyage of the East India Company, commanded by William Keeling
Essay
Hamlet in Africa 1607
Primary Materials
Excerpts from Description of Africa (1550)
Essay
Leo Africanus's Description of Africa
Note on Contributors
Index
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