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Author Harvey, Miles, 1960-

Title Painter in a savage land : the strange saga of the first European artist in North America / Miles Harvey.

Imprint New York : Random House, c2008.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Storage    759.4 Le Moyne de Morgues,J HAR    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xx, 338 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [275]-322) and index.
Summary From the author of the national bestseller "The Island of Lost Maps" comes the fascinating story of the first European artist to paint life among the Indians and colonists in the unbelievably harsh and hostile New World. Illustrated.
Subject Le Moyne de Morgues, Jacques, 1533?-1588.
Le Moyne de Morgues, Jacques, d. 1588 -- Relations with Indians.
Botanical artists -- France -- Biography.
French -- North America -- Biography.
Colonists -- North America -- Biography.
Plants -- Florida -- History -- 16th century.
Timucua Indians -- Florida -- History -- 16th century.
Spaniards -- Florida -- History -- 16th century.
Florida -- History -- Huguenot colony, 1562-1565.
Florida -- Ethnic relations -- History -- 16th century.
ISBN 9781400061204 (alk. paper)
1400061202 (alk. paper)

 
    
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