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作者 Dixon, John M., 1970- author
書名 The Enlightenment of Cadwallader Colden : empire, science, and intellectual culture in British New York / John M. Dixon
出版項 Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2016
國際標準書號 9780801448034
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 傅斯年圖書館西文圖書區  F122 D621 2016    在架上    30530001299858
說明 xi, 243 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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unmediated rdamedia
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附註 Includes bibliographical references and index
Enlightened age -- Pursuit of gentility -- Intellectuals -- Knowledge of empires -- Otium -- Philosophical actions -- Against partisanship -- Colden's ordeal
"Recreates the enlightened culture of an eighteenth-century statesman, botanist, historian, cartographer, and natural philosopher who claimed to have discovered the cause of gravity and who also became one of the most hated political figures in pre-Revolutionary New York"-- Author's Web site
主題 Colden, Cadwallader, 1688-1776 -- Political activity
Colden, Cadwallader, 1688-1776 -- Philosophy
New York (State) -- Politics and government -- To 1775
New York (State) -- Intellectual life -- 18th century
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