Savages within the empire representations of American Indians in eighteenth-century Britain by Troy O. Bickham

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .

Written in English

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Places:

  • Great Britain

Subjects:

  • Indians of North America -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 -- Historiography.,
  • Indians of North America -- Foreign public opinion, British.,
  • Public opinion -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century.,
  • Historiography -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century.,
  • Indians of North America -- Historiography.,
  • Imperialism -- Historiography.,
  • Great Britain -- Colonies -- America -- Historiography.,
  • Great Britain -- Civilization -- American influences.,
  • Great Britain -- Civilization -- 18th century.

Edition Notes

Book details

StatementTroy O. Bickham.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE77 .B584 2005
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3404778M
ISBN 100199286965
LC Control Number2005020213

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Savages within the Empire admirably blends concern with the nature of colonialism and the importance of human agency with respect for the unpredictable unfolding of histories rooted in the specificity of particular places in particular times."--Andrew Cayton, The International History Review/5(7).

Focusing on the question, 'How did the British who remained in Britain perceive American Indians, and how did these perceptions reflect and affect British culture?', Savages within the Empire explores both how Britons engaged with the peripheries of their Atlantic empire without leaving home, and, equally important, how their forged understanding significantly affected the British.

In its entirety, Savages within the Empire is a very thorough account of the developing image of American Indians in the public consciousness of 18 th century Britain. Bickham tries to cover a wide variety of historical contexts in his work, and also succinctly supports his arguments with examples from his primary sources.

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