Oxford, UK ; New York, NY : Oxford University Press, 2015.
ix, 287 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Formatted Contents Note
The paradox of an empire by treaty / Saliha Belmessous "Love alone is not enough" : treaties in seventeenth-century Dutch colonial expansion / Arthur Weststeijn To "clear the King's and Indians' title" : seventeenth-century origins of North American land cession treaties / Daniel K. Richter Struggling over Indians : territorial conflict and alliance making in the heartland of South America (seventeenth to eighteenth centuries) / Tamar Herzog The acquisition of Aboriginal land in Canada : the genealogy of an ambivalent system (1600-1867) / Alain Beaulieu A British Empire by treaty in eighteenth-century India / Robert Travers Palavers and treaty making in the British acquisition of the Gold Coast Colony (West Africa) / Rebecca Shumway The tradition of treaty making in Australian history / Saliha Belmessous "A text for every agitator amongst the Natives" : Maori property, settler politics, and the Maori franchise in the 1850s / Damen Ward The "lessons of history" : the ideal of treaty in settler colonial societies / Paul Patton.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
K3375 .E48 2015
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