Ewa Ledóchowicz - Książki według tematyki
Pennsylvania Germans An Interpretive Encyclopedia
ISBN: HB: 9781421421384, Johns Hopkins University Press, April 2017
592 pp., 17.8x25.4 cm, 27 colour photos, 103 halftones, 1 map
Destined to become the standard reference on Pennsylvania Germans (also known as the "Pennsylvania Dutch"), this book is the first survey of this extensive American group in nearly seventy-five years. Nineteen broad interpretive essays written by a d...
HB: £59,00
Return of Hans Staden A Go-between in the Atlantic World
ISBN: PB: 9781421403465, ISBN: HB: 9781421403458, Johns Hopkins University Press, February 2012
216 pp., 15.2x22.9 cm, 4 maps, 31 halftones
Hans Staden's sixteenth-century account of shipwreck and captivity by the Tupinamba Indians of Brazil was an early modern bestseller. This retelling of the German sailor's eyewitness account known as "The True History" shows both why it was so popula...
PB: £20,50
HB: £48,00
Huron-Wendat Feast of Dead Indian-European Encounters in Early North America
ISBN: PB: 9780801898556, ISBN: HB: 9780801898549, Johns Hopkins University Press, February 2011
176 pp., 15.2x22.9 cm, 8 halftones, 2 line illus.
"Two thousand Wendat (Huron) Indians stood on the edge of an enormous burial pit... they held in their arms the bones of roughly seven hundred deceased friends and family members. The Wendats had lovingly scraped and cleaned the bones of the corpses...
PB: £17,00
HB: £39,50