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Red, White, and Black The Peoples of Early North America

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ISBN-10: 013193550X

ISBN-13: 9780131935501

Edition: 5th 2006 (Revised)

Authors: Gary B. Nash

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Written by highly acclaimed historian Gary B. Nash, this book presents an interpretive account of the interactions between Native Americans, African Americans, and Euroamericans during the colonial and revolutionary eras. It reveals the crucial interconnections between North America's many peoples- illustrating the ease of their interactions in the first two centuries of European and African presence-to develop a fuller, deeper understanding of the nation's underpinnings.
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Book details

List price: $68.73
Edition: 5th
Copyright year: 2006
Publisher: Prentice Hall PTR
Publication date: 11/14/2005
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 368
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.836
Language: English

Gary B. Nash received his B. A. from Princeton University in 1955 and his Ph.D. from Princeton in 1964. He earned the position of Director of the National Center for History in the Schools at the University of California, Los Angeles, where he taught colonial and revolutionary American history since 1974. Nash has received research grants from the University of California Institute of Humanities and American Philosophical Society and fellowships from the Guggenheim Memorial and American Council of Learned Society. He won the University of California Distinguished Emeriti Award and the Defense of Academic Freedom Award, from the National Council for Social Studies. Nash is the Founding…    

Acknowledgments
Introduction
Before Columbus
Cultural Evolution
Regional Cultures
The Iroquois
Precontact Population
The Native American Worldview
Europeans Reach North America
Spanish and Portuguese Expansion into the Americas
England Enters the Colonial Race
Early Spanish Incursions in North American
The French Penetration of North America
English Images of the Native Americans
Cultures Meet on the Chesapeake
The Failed Colony at Roanoke
The Reestablishment of Virginia
Reorganization and Tobacco
English-Indian Relations
The War of 1622 and Its Aftermath
Cultures Meet in the Northeast
The Dutch in the Northeast
Puritanism
The Elusive Utopia
Puritans and Indians
The Question of Land
The Pequot War
The Coastal Societies: Resistance, Accommodation, and Defeat
Metacom's War
Bacon's Rebellion
The Colonization of South Carolina
Carolina-Indian Relations
The Tuscarora and Yamasee Wars
Quaker-Indian Relations in Penn's "Holy Experiment"
Europe, Africa, and the Americas
The Atlantic Slave Trade
Capture and Transport of Slaves
The Development of Slavery in the North American Colonies
Slavery in North and South America
The African Ordeal Under Slavery
Coping with Enslavement
Regional Variations of North American Slavery
Slave Resistance and Rebellion
Black Culture in Colonial America
The Transformation of Euro-American Society
Eighteenth-Century European Immigrants
Land, Growth, and Changing Values
The Cities
Changing Social Structure
The Great Awakening
Wars for Empire and Indian Strategies for Survival
Iroquois Diplomacy
Creek Diplomacy
Cherokee Diplomacy
Transformations in Indian Society
Cultural Persistence
The Seven Years' War and Its Aftermath
Population Increase
The Seven Years' War
Indian Strategies in the Seven Years' War
Indian-White Relations After 1763
The Colonizers' Society After 1763
The Tricolored American Revolution
The Abolitionist Impulse
Struggling for Liberty
Exodus of Pro-British Slaves
The War Comes to an End
Leaders of the Free Blacks
The Red Revolution
The Mixing of Peoples
Indian-European Contact
White-Black Intermixture
African-Indian Contact
Cultural Interaction of Red, White, and Black
Index