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7. Urban Baroque

7. Urban Baroque  

Rolena Adorno

in Colonial Latin American Literature: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Nov 2011
Published Online: 
Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780199365845
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199755028.003.0008
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chapter
ISBN: 
9780199755028
‘Urban Baroque’ explores baroque in Latin America. Baroque can be seen in the architecture of strange familiarity of New World churches. Baroque literature sought to take control of Latin ... More
2. The history of Quakerism

2. The history of Quakerism  

Pink Dandelion

in The Quakers: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Feb 2008
Published Online: 
Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191776915
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199206797.003.0002
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chapter
ISBN: 
9780199206797
‘The history of Quakerism’ offers a concise overview of the movement's history from the 1650s. There was significant growth as a result of mission activity in the seventeenth century, ... More
Introduction

Introduction  

Charles Reagan Wilson

in The American South: A Very Short Introduction

Print Publication Year: 
Dec 2020
Published Online: 
Jan 2021
eISBN: 
9780197554968
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199943517.003.0001
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chapter
ISBN: 
9780199943517
The ‘Introduction’ provides an overview of the American South. Its early history illuminates the expansion of Europe into the New World, creating a colonial, plantation, slave society that ... More
The American SouthA Very Short Introduction

The American South: A Very Short Introduction  

Charles Reagan Wilson

Print Publication Year: 
Dec 2020
Published Online: 
Jan 2021
eISBN: 
9780197554968
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199943517.001.0001
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780199943517
The American South: A Very Short Introduction explores the American South, a distinctive place with a dramatic history. It is a cultural crossroads, where Western Europe met ... More
The U.S. Civil War: A Very Short Introduction

The U.S. Civil War: A Very Short Introduction  

Louis P. Masur

Print Publication Year: 
Oct 2020
Published Online: 
Nov 2020
eISBN: 
9780197513675
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780197513668.001.0001
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780197513668
The US Civil War: A Very Short Introduction covers a period in American history characterized by decades of intensifying conflict over slavery and government authority, ... More
Diplomatic History: A Very Short Introduction

Diplomatic History: A Very Short Introduction (2nd edn)  

Joseph M. Siracusa

Print Publication Year: 
Jul 2021
Published Online: 
Jul 2021
eISBN: 
9780191914775
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780192893918.001.0001
Item type: 
book
ISBN: 
9780192893918
Diplomacy: A Very Short Introduction introduces the subject of diplomatic history, the critical study of the management of relations between nation-states. Based on significant ... More

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