Transoceanic America : risk, writing, and revolution in the global Pacific / Michelle Burnham.

This volume explores the role of the Pacific Ocean in the American Revolution and its influence on early American culture and literature. It studies the transoceanic connections between the Pacific and Atlantic and the political and literary developments that accompanied the period's explosion...

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Main Author: Burnham, Michelle, (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2019.
Edition:First edition.
Series:Oxford studies in American literary history.
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Summary:This volume explores the role of the Pacific Ocean in the American Revolution and its influence on early American culture and literature. It studies the transoceanic connections between the Pacific and Atlantic and the political and literary developments that accompanied the period's explosion in global maritime travel.
Physical Description:xvii, 282 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references (pages 257-276) and index.
ISBN:0198840896
9780198840893