Creatures Of Empire

Author: Virginia DeJohn Anderson
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780195304466
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Presenting history in a new light, this original work highlights the pivotal role that livestock played in early America. 2 maps, 8 halftones.

Animal Oppression And Human Violence

Author: David A. Nibert
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231525516
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Virginia DeJohn Anderson, Creatures of Empire: How Domestic Animals
Transformed Early America (New York: Oxford University Press, 2004), 99. 3. Ibid
., 99. 4. Donald K. Sharpes, Sacred Bull, Holy Cow: A Cultural Study of
Civilization's Most Important Animal (New York: P. Lang, 2006), 144. 5. Ibid. 6.
Anderson, Creatures of Empire, 91. 7. Peter O. Wacker, Land and People: A
Cultural Geography of Preindustrial New Jersey (Origins and Settlement Patterns
) (New Brunswick, N.J.: ...

Governing Animals

Author: Kimberly K. Smith
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199977178
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Virginia Anderson, Creatures of Empire (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2004),
pp. 91–93. Ibid., pp. 46–51, 94–95. Cronon, Changes in the Land, pp. 134–137;
Anderson, Creatures of Empire, pp. 142, 158–163. Percy Bidwell and John
Falconer, History of Agriculture in the Northern United States, 1620–1860 (
Washington: Carnegie Institution, 1925), pp. 23–24. Anderson, Creatures of
Empire, pp. 114, 124. Terry Jordan, North American CattleRanching Frontiers (
Albuquerque: ...

The Empire Of The Ants Cryptofiction Classics Weird Tales Of Strange Creatures

Author: H. G. Wells
Publisher: Read Books Ltd
ISBN: 1473399661
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Empire. of. the. Ants. by. H. G. Wells. I. When Captain Gerilleau received
instructions to take his new gunboat, the _Benjamin Constant,_ to Badama on the
Batemo arm of the Guaramadema and there assist the inhabitants against a
plague of ants, he suspected the authorities of mockery. His promotion had been
romantic and irregular, the affections of a prominent Brazilian lady and the
captain's liquid eyes had played a part in the process, and the _Diario_ and _O
Futuro_ had been ...

Imperial Entanglements

Author: Gail D. MacLeitch
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press
ISBN: 081220851X
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Iroquois Change and Persistence on the Frontiers of Empire Gail D. MacLeitch.
Notes Introduction 1. John Lang, Voyages and Travels ofan Indian Interpreter,
describing the Manners and Customs of the North American Indians. . . (London,
1791), 88—89; Colin G. Calloway, New Worldsfor All: Indians, Europeans and
the Remaking ofEarly America (Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1997)
, 195—96. For an alternative version of this story, see Dean R. Snow, “
Theyanoguin,” in ...

The Oxford Handbook Of The American Revolution

Author: Edward G. Gray
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199324034
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“The people” wrestle with lofty ideas as well as pressing economic interests.
Revolutions are waged among sometimesreluctant patriots and oftenambivalent
loyalists, with many neutrals occupying a spectrum of positions in between. The
walls between the shifting sides are thin, even permeable. Many of the
combatants emerge as hesitant creatures of empire rather than zealous
progenitors of a nation. LOOKING WEST, LOOKING EAST For readers in the
United States, histories of the ...

The Oxford Handbook Of Environmental History

Author: Andrew C. Isenberg
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199394474
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As Virginia DeJohn Anderson argues in Creatures of Empire, European livestock,
once in seventeenthcentury New England, shouldered much of the burden of
creating and expanding the English colonies.74 These creatures not only grazed
the grasslands of the conquest landscape, but harassed, challenged, and
ultimately brutally displaced Indians from their homes as part of the slow, bloody
march of white settlers across the North American continent. These beasts of
colonial ...

Monsters Of New York

Author: Bruce G. Hallenbeck
Publisher: Stackpole Books
ISBN: 0811753077
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Explore monster myths and legends of the Empire State.

God S Plan Of Creation

Author: Robert N. Smith
Publisher: AuthorHouse
ISBN: 1496946472
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All the while we are adding great pearls of wisdom to our total being, or into our
empire. “Should (we) the lords and princes (of our total self) be able to hold fast to
the way (the natural flow of things within ourselves, the way of righteousness) the
myriad creatures (our own creations) will submit of their own accord, (Naturally)
heaven and Earth, (our spiritual and physical self) will unite and sweet dew will
fall, and all people (all experiences of the total self) will be equitable”. (XXXII:

Prospects Of The Ten Kingdoms Of The Roman Empire Considered The 3rd Ser Of Aids To Prophetic Enquiry

Author: Benjamin Wills Newton
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The moment when the "beasts" (tfijpia) of Daniel begin their course, is the
moment when the " living creatures " (£aa) of Ezekiel and Revelation are
withdrawn from the earth ; and the " living creatures " will return when the " beasts
" depart. One of the great objects of the Revelation is to contrast the condition of
the earth while under the last great " beasts," with its condition when it shall again
be brought under the " living creatures" or "cherubim." For some further remarks
on the "living ...