North American Exploration - Vol. 1

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Contents
List of Illustrations ,ix
List of Maps ,xi
Ppgnumace and Acknowledgments ,xiii
Introduction to Volume 1,1
1 Pre-Columbian Discoveries and Exploration of North America / Alan G. Macpherson,13
2 Native North Americans' Cosmological Ideas and Geographical Awareness: Their Representation and Influence on Early European Exploration and Geographical Knowledge / G. Malcolm Lewis,71
3 The Columbian Voyages / Robert H. Fuson,127
4 Early Spanish Exploration: The Caribbean, Central America, and the Gulf of Mexico / Robert S. Weddle,189
5Hacia el Norte! The Spanish Entrada into North America, 1513-1549 / Dennis. Reinhartz and Oakah L. Jones,241
6 The Northwest Passage in Theory and Practice / David Beers Quinn,292
7 A Continent Revealed: Assimilation of the Shape and Possibilities of North America's East Coast, 1524-1610 / Karen Ordahl Kupperman,344
8 The Early Exploration of the Pacific Coast / W. Michael Mathes,400
Notes ,453
Selected Bibliography ,511
Contributors ,515
Index ,519

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