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American Baroque This page intentionally left blank American Baroque Pearls and the Nature of Empire, 1492–1700 Molly A. Warsh Published by the Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture, Williamsburg, Virginia, and by the University of North Carolina Press, Chapel Hill The Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture is sponsored by the College of William and Mary. On November 15, 1996, the Institute adopted the present name in honor of a bequest from Malvern H. Omohundro, Jr.© 2018 The University of North Carolina Press All rights reserved Manufactured in the United States of America Cover illustration: Baroque Pearl Boat Hatpin. Circa 1500. © Museum of London Library of Congress Cataloging-­ in-­ Publication Data Names: Warsh, Molly A., author. | Omohundro Institute of Early American History & Culture, publisher. Title: American baroque : pearls and the nature of empire, 1492–1700 / Molly A. Warsh. Description: Williamsburg, Virginia : Omohundro Institute of Early American History and Culture ; Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, [2018] | Includes bibliographical references and index. Identifiers: LCCN 2017042775| ISBN 9781469638973 (cloth : alk. paper) | ISBN 9781469638980 (ebook) Subjects: LCSH: Pearl industry and trade—Caribbean Area—History— 16th century. | Pearl industry and trade—Caribbean Area—History—17th century. | Spain—Colonies—History—16th century. | Spain—Colonies—History— 17th century. | Pearls—Political aspects—History. Classification: LCC HD9678.P42 C278 2018 | DDC 338.3/7140972909031—dc23 LC record available at https://lccn.loc.gov/2017042775 The University of North Carolina Press has been a member of the Green Press Initiative since 2003. For Piotr Gwiazda Rock, Star This page intentionally left blank ...

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ISBN
9781469638997
Related ISBN
9781469638973
MARC Record
OCLC
1029886295
Pages
304
Launched on MUSE
2018-04-01
Language
English
Open Access
No
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