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The Resource Moorings : Portuguese expansion and the writing of Africa, Josiah Blackmore

Moorings : Portuguese expansion and the writing of Africa, Josiah Blackmore

Label
Moorings : Portuguese expansion and the writing of Africa
Title
Moorings
Title remainder
Portuguese expansion and the writing of Africa
Statement of responsibility
Josiah Blackmore
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Delving into the Portuguese imperial experience, 'Moorings' enriches our understanding of historical and literary imagination during a significant period of Western expansion
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Blackmore, Josiah
Dewey number
960/.22072
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DT36.3
LC item number
.B58 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Africans in literature
  • Muslims in literature
  • Imperialism in literature
  • Historiography
  • Historiography
  • Portuguese literature
  • Portugal
  • Africa
  • Africa
  • Africa
  • Historiografía
  • Literatura portuguesa
Label
Moorings : Portuguese expansion and the writing of Africa, Josiah Blackmore
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 175-195) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Into Africa -- Encountering the African -- Some medieval formulations -- The African in-between -- Expansion and the contours of Africa -- Routes, histories, and chronicles -- Strangeness under the imperial sun -- Africa and the imagination -- The monster of melancholy -- Adamastor melancholicus -- The masculine ship -- The devil's map
Control code
229031021
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxiv, 203 pages
Isbn
9780816648320
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008032085
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)229031021
Label
Moorings : Portuguese expansion and the writing of Africa, Josiah Blackmore
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 175-195) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Into Africa -- Encountering the African -- Some medieval formulations -- The African in-between -- Expansion and the contours of Africa -- Routes, histories, and chronicles -- Strangeness under the imperial sun -- Africa and the imagination -- The monster of melancholy -- Adamastor melancholicus -- The masculine ship -- The devil's map
Control code
229031021
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xxiv, 203 pages
Isbn
9780816648320
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008032085
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)229031021

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