Discovering America: Essays on the Search for an Identity

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Discovering America: Essays on the Search for an Identity - Thelen, David, Professor, and Thalen, David P (Editor), and Hoxie, Frederick E (Editor)

The idea of discovery has frequently shaped the way Americans think about themselves and their history. The process neither began nor ended with Columbus. As the contributors here make clear, many forgotten discoveries - of language, self, and nature, for example - have been a part of our national experience. These essays also suggest that ... Read More

Discovering America: Essays on the Search for an Identity 1994, University of Illinois Press, Urbana-Champaign, IL

ISBN-13: 9780252063848

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