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Author Crouch, David
Title Colonial Psychosocial : Reading William Lane
Imprint Newcastle-upon-Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publisher, 2014
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Edition 1st ed
Descript 1 online resource (194 pages)
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Note Intro -- CONTENTS -- ACKNOWLEDGMENTS -- INTRODUCTION -- CHAPTER ONE -- CHAPTER TWO -- CHAPTER THREE -- CHAPTER FOUR -- CHAPTER FIVE -- CHAPTER SIX -- CONCLUSION -- NOTES -- REFERENCES -- INDEX
A small, bespectacled man with impressive moustaches and a devastating way with words, William Lane was at first delighted with the pliant disposition of the society he found emerging in the colonies of Australia. The nascent nation was awash with radical ideas and inherited bigotries, but also obsessed with itself and uneasy about its own place and composition. To this combustible atmosphere, Lane contributed all the excesses of his blistering rhetoric and seductive hyperbole; he mesmerised ..
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Link Print version: Crouch, David Colonial Psychosocial : Reading William Lane Newcastle-upon-Tyne : Cambridge Scholars Publisher,c2014 9781443867559
Subject United States -- History -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775.;United States -- History
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