Scotland and America, c.1600-c.1800 by Alexander MurdochScotland and America, c.1600-c.1800 by Alexander Murdoch

Scotland and America, c.1600-c.1800

byAlexander Murdoch

Paperback | January 15, 2010

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A fascinating survey of the key centuries of economic, migratory and cultural exchange between Scotland and North America, including Canada and the Caribbean. Murdoch explores Scottish interactions with North America in a desire to open up new perspectives on the subject.
Alex Murdoch is Head of Scottish History, University of Edinburgh.
Title:Scotland and America, c.1600-c.1800Format:PaperbackDimensions:224 pages, 9.67 × 5.47 × 0.5 inPublished:January 15, 2010Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230516491

ISBN - 13:9780230516496


Table of Contents

Preface * Scotland and America in the Seventeenth Century * Darien and its Discontents * The Scottish West Indies * Tobacco and Trade * Slavery and Scotland * Scotland and Native Peoples
* Emigration in the Eighteenth Century * The Spiritual Connection * 'The Scottish Invention of the USA' * Notes * Bibliography * Index