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One man's trash is another man's treasure /
[Alexandra van Dongen ... et al.].
imprint
Rotterdam : Museum Boymans-van Beuningen, [1996]
description
233 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm.
ISBN
9069181525 (pbk.)
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imprint
Rotterdam : Museum Boymans-van Beuningen, [1996]
isbn
9069181525 (pbk.)
general note
"Museum Boymans-van Beuningen, Rotterdam, 1 oktober 1995-7 januari 1996, Jamestown Settlement Museum, Williamsburg, Va., 1 april 1996-1 oktober 1996"
language note
Text in Dutch, parallel English translation.
catalogue key
2343833
 
Includes bibliographical references.
A Look Inside
Table of Contents
Acknowledgementsp. 7
'The Curiosity of the World'p. 11
Maps and Dreams: Native Americans and European Discoveryp. 27
Wampum. White, Bright and Light Things Are Good To Thinkp. 41
The Beads That Did Not Buy Manhattan Islandp. 53
Merchandises for New Netherland. A look at Dutch articles for barter with the native American populationp. 71
Beavers for Drink, Land for Arms: Some Aspects of the Dutch Indian Trade in New Netherlandp. 95
'The Inexhaustible Kettle.' The metamorphosis of a European utensil in the world of the North American Indiansp. 115
Combsp. 175
Social Distance Between Dutch Settlers and Native Americansp. 189
A Taste of Change: Dutch foodways in the New Worldp. 203
Van Tienhoven's Basket: Treasure or Trash?p. 215
List of exhibitsp. 225
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