American travel writers, 1776-1864

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Gale Research
Pub. Date:
1997
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English
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Essays on American travel writers, during the time period when scientific travel writing focused on exploration, biological diversity, mapping and charting. Travel writers also acted as economic scouts for their new nation. Discusses the changing modes of travel as well as the various types of American travelers. These travel writers selected events to report on based on their perceptions of what matters to the readers.
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Essays on American travel writers, during the time period when scientific travel writing focused on exploration, biological diversity, mapping and charting. Travel writers also acted as economic scouts for their new nation. Discusses the changing modes of travel as well as the various types of American travelers. These travel writers selected events to report on based on their perceptions of what matters to the readers.
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Dictionary of literary biography
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American prose literature -- 19th century
Americans -- Foreign countries -- History
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