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A Briefe and True Report of the New Found Land of Virginia #2020

A Briefe and True Report of the New Found Land of Virginia By Thomas Hariot A Briefe and True Report of the New Found Land of Virginia By the famous English astronomer mathematician ethnographer and linguist He went on at least one expedition around and spent time in the New World visiting Roanoke Island off the coast of
  • Title: A Briefe and True Report of the New Found Land of Virginia
  • Author: Thomas Hariot
  • ISBN: 9781406532562
  • Page: 471
  • Format: Paperback
  • A Briefe and True Report of the New Found Land of Virginia By Thomas Hariot By the famous English astronomer, mathematician, ethnographer, and linguist He went on at least one expedition, around 1585 86, and spent time in the New World visiting Roanoke Island off the coast of North Carolina furthering his knowledge by learning the Algonquian language His account of the voyage, A Briefe and True Report of the New Found Land of Virginia, was publiBy the famous English astronomer, mathematician, ethnographer, and linguist He went on at least one expedition, around 1585 86, and spent time in the New World visiting Roanoke Island off the coast of North Carolina furthering his knowledge by learning the Algonquian language His account of the voyage, A Briefe and True Report of the New Found Land of Virginia, was published in 1588 probably written in 1587 The Report contains an early account of the Native American population encountered by the expedition it was very influential upon later English explorers and colonists His views of Native Americans industry and capacity to learn were later largely ignored in favour of the parts of the Report about extractable minerals and resources.
    A Briefe and True Report of the New Found Land of Virginia By Thomas Hariot
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    1. A bit of a challenging read due to the old English spellings and phrasing, but well worth it to experience a 400 year old primary source on early explorations in Virginia Lists of plants and wildlife were at times tedious and others fascinating It was a bit surprising that they realized at the time that native americans were dying as a result of their visits to villages Their hosts would, at times, give them preferential treatment out of fear that their village would be cursed upon the visitors [...]


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