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The settler"s plot

Alex Calder

The settler"s plot

how stories take place in New Zealand

by Alex Calder

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Published by Auckland University Press in Auckland, N.Z .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History and criticism,
  • New Zealand literature,
  • Geography in literature,
  • Place (Philosophy) in literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 274-291) and index.

    StatementAlex Calder
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR9625.2 .C35 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 299 p. ;
    Number of Pages299
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25179854M
    ISBN 101869404882
    ISBN 109781869404888
    LC Control Number2011507858
    OCLC/WorldCa727357327

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      The book resulted from the delivery of an address at the bicentennial of Ohio University and McCullough’s own research at Marietta College, in the town founded by the settlers along the Author: John S Gardner. The Pioneers, or The Sources of the Susquehanna; a Descriptive Tale is a historical novel by American writer James Fenimore was the first of five novels published which became known as the Leatherstocking hed in , The Pioneers is the fourth novel in terms of the chronology of the novels' : James Fenimore Cooper.

      The book relies on old stereotypes about American Indians and overlooks the complex and diverse Native American tribes and cultures already there, they say. Detractors have seized on one particular line in which McCullough describes white settlers being surrounded by .   While this book focuses more extensively on an individual’s positive attributes than negative sentiments, it still creates a highly informative and educational look at what some of the settlers Author: Michael Taube.


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