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The Resource Distant lands and diverse cultures : the French experience in Asia, 1600-1700, edited by Glenn J. Ames and Ronald S. Love

Distant lands and diverse cultures : the French experience in Asia, 1600-1700, edited by Glenn J. Ames and Ronald S. Love

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Distant lands and diverse cultures : the French experience in Asia, 1600-1700
Title
Distant lands and diverse cultures
Title remainder
the French experience in Asia, 1600-1700
Statement of responsibility
edited by Glenn J. Ames and Ronald S. Love
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Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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1955-2008
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  • Ames, Glenn Joseph
  • Love, Ronald S.
Series statement
Contributions in comparative colonial studies
Series volume
45
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  • French
  • Travelers
  • Travelers
  • Asia
  • France
  • Asia
  • Asia
Label
Distant lands and diverse cultures : the French experience in Asia, 1600-1700, edited by Glenn J. Ames and Ronald S. Love
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [249]-261) and index
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction
  • 1.
  • Thevenot the Tourist: A Frenchman Abroad in the Ottoman Empire/
  • Glenn Sundeen
  • p. 1
  • 2.
  • Veritable Bedouin: The Chevalier d'Arvieux in the Camp of the Emir Turabey/
  • Deirdre Pettet
  • p. 21
  • 3.
  • Secrets of the Seraglio: Harem Politics and the Rhetoric of Imperialism in the Travels of Sir Jean Chardin/
  • S. Amanda Eurich
  • p. 47
  • 4.
  • Charles Poncet's Travels to Ethiopia, 1698 to 1703/
  • Theodore Natsoulas
  • p. 71
  • 5.
  • Travails of Madagascar: Rennefort's Relation du premier voyage de la Compagnie des Indes Orientales/
  • Carl H. Sobocinski
  • p. 97
  • 6.
  • Wonders of Nature, Diversity of Events: The Voyage de Francois Pyrard de Laval/
  • Diane C. Margolf
  • p. 111
  • 7.
  • Travels in India: Jean-Baptiste Tavernier/
  • Anne York
  • p. 135
  • 8.
  • Mughal India during the Age of the Scientific Revolution: Francois Bernier's Travels and Lessons for Absolutist Europe/
  • Glenn J. Ames
  • p. 147
  • 9.
  • Perils of Seeking a Multi-Cultural View of the East Indies: Charles Dellon, His Travels and the Goa Inquisition/
  • Glenn J. Ames
  • p. 163
  • 10.
  • Simon de La Loubere: French Views of Siam in the 1680s/
  • Ronald S. Love
  • p. 181
  • 11.
  • In Search of a Passage to China: Philippe Avril's Quest for Grand Tartary, 1685 to 1690/
  • Ronald S. Love
  • p. 201
  • 12.
  • Search for Souls in China: Le Comte's Nouveaux Memoires/
  • Linda S. Frey
  • Marsha L. Frey
  • p. 231
  • Bibliography.
  • p. 249
  • Index.
  • p. 262
  • About the Editors and Contributors.
  • p. 267
Control code
l82001057728
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 269 p.
Isbn
9780313308642
Lccn
2001057728
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps
Label
Distant lands and diverse cultures : the French experience in Asia, 1600-1700, edited by Glenn J. Ames and Ronald S. Love
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [249]-261) 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
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction
  • 1.
  • Thevenot the Tourist: A Frenchman Abroad in the Ottoman Empire/
  • Glenn Sundeen
  • p. 1
  • 2.
  • Veritable Bedouin: The Chevalier d'Arvieux in the Camp of the Emir Turabey/
  • Deirdre Pettet
  • p. 21
  • 3.
  • Secrets of the Seraglio: Harem Politics and the Rhetoric of Imperialism in the Travels of Sir Jean Chardin/
  • S. Amanda Eurich
  • p. 47
  • 4.
  • Charles Poncet's Travels to Ethiopia, 1698 to 1703/
  • Theodore Natsoulas
  • p. 71
  • 5.
  • Travails of Madagascar: Rennefort's Relation du premier voyage de la Compagnie des Indes Orientales/
  • Carl H. Sobocinski
  • p. 97
  • 6.
  • Wonders of Nature, Diversity of Events: The Voyage de Francois Pyrard de Laval/
  • Diane C. Margolf
  • p. 111
  • 7.
  • Travels in India: Jean-Baptiste Tavernier/
  • Anne York
  • p. 135
  • 8.
  • Mughal India during the Age of the Scientific Revolution: Francois Bernier's Travels and Lessons for Absolutist Europe/
  • Glenn J. Ames
  • p. 147
  • 9.
  • Perils of Seeking a Multi-Cultural View of the East Indies: Charles Dellon, His Travels and the Goa Inquisition/
  • Glenn J. Ames
  • p. 163
  • 10.
  • Simon de La Loubere: French Views of Siam in the 1680s/
  • Ronald S. Love
  • p. 181
  • 11.
  • In Search of a Passage to China: Philippe Avril's Quest for Grand Tartary, 1685 to 1690/
  • Ronald S. Love
  • p. 201
  • 12.
  • Search for Souls in China: Le Comte's Nouveaux Memoires/
  • Linda S. Frey
  • Marsha L. Frey
  • p. 231
  • Bibliography.
  • p. 249
  • Index.
  • p. 262
  • About the Editors and Contributors.
  • p. 267
Control code
l82001057728
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvii, 269 p.
Isbn
9780313308642
Lccn
2001057728
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps

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