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Epilogue: Continuity and Change in U.S.-Fiji Relations

Nancy Shoemaker

in Pursuing Respect in the Cannibal Isles: Americans in Nineteenth-Century Fiji

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781501740343
eISBN:
9781501740350
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501740343.003.0009
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

This epilogue addresses how David Whippy, Mary D. Wallis, and John B. Williams—as they pursued respect in different ways—became party to the many changes taking place in Fiji due to foreign ... More


D-Day

in The War Complex: World War II in Our Time

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226808550
eISBN:
9780226808796
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226808796.003.0002
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter focuses on D-Day, which remains the major American point of entry into the memory of World War II. Like its entry into World War I, the U.S. entrance into land combat in Western Europe ... More


Introduction: The Makings of a War

David La Vere

in The Tuscarora War: Indians, Settlers, and the Fight for the Carolina Colonies

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
July 2014
ISBN:
9781469610900
eISBN:
9781469612577
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469610900.003.0002
Subject:
Society and Culture, Native American Studies

This book begins with a discussion of the eight English lords who sought a steady flow of American wealth into their pockets when King Charles II granted the colony to the Lords Proprietors back in ... More


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