ABC-CLIO | English | 2018 | ISBN-10: 1610692551 | 793 Pages | PDF | 34.30 mb
by David Head (Editor)
A first-of-its-kind reference resource traces the interactions among four Atlantic-facing continents-Europe, Africa, and the Americas (including the Caribbean)-between 1400 and 1900.
Provides readers with authoritative information on the people, places, events, and commodities at the heart of Atlantic history
Demonstrates the interconnections among people, places, and events from different regions, overcoming the tendency to see history as limited by national boundaries
Offers balanced coverage of the field of Atlantic history, with entries addressing a variety of geographies and periods to provide a panoramic view
Portrays familiar historical topics in a new light by emphasizing their international context