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of two ships coming from spain to this island of Hispaniola; and the one two days ahead of the other was shipwrecked, the people aboard marooned on a deserted islet; and how two days later the second ship ran aground and sank upright on another nearby low-lying islet; and how miraculously the second ship was refloated and collected [317] the people from the first lost ship and came to this city of santo domingo, where the ship was repaired and returned to spain.

Gonzalo Fernández de Oviedo

in Misfortunes and Shipwrecks in the Seas of the Indies, Islands, and Mainland of the Ocean Sea (1513–1548): Book Fifty of the 'General and Natural History of the Indies'

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813035406
eISBN:
9780813038377
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813035406.003.0007
Subject:
History, World Early Modern History

In 1523, a convoy of two ships sailed from Spain to Santo Domingo. The captain and master of one was Francisco Vara, a resident of Triana, and the captain of the other was Diego Sánchez Colchero, ... More


Country Soul: Making Music and Making Race in the American South

Charles L. Hughes

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9781469622439
eISBN:
9781469623245
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469622439.001.0001
Subject:
History, African-American History

In the sound of the 1960s and 1970s, nothing symbolized the rift between black and white America better than the seemingly divided genres of country and soul. Yet the music emerged from the same ... More


Take the White Music and Make It Sound Black: The Muscle Shoals Sound in the 1970s

Charles L. Hughes

in Country Soul: Making Music and Making Race in the American South

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9781469622439
eISBN:
9781469623245
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469622439.003.0004
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter discusses the effect of the rise of the Black Power Movement on the “Muscle Shoals Sound.” The late 1960s saw an explosion in soul recordings at both of the city's major studios, FAME ... More


Vassals del Rey de España: The Franklin-Spanish Conspiracy, 1786–1789

Kevin T. Barksdale

in The Lost State of Franklin: America's First Secession

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780813125213
eISBN:
9780813135199
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813125213.003.0008
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

This chapter reveals the Franklin–Spanish conspiracy that threatened to fracture the southwestern frontier in order to reconstruct the shattered remains of Franklin and advance the political and ... More


Group movement and animal social networks

Nikolai W. F. Bode, A. Jamie Wood, and Daniel W. Franks

in Animal Social Networks

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780199679041
eISBN:
9780191794094
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199679041.003.0008
Subject:
Biology, Animal Biology

Moving in groups is integral to the life histories of many animals. The term ‘collective motion’ is used to describe the synchronized motion of groups of animals, such as shoals of fish or flocks of ... More


Caught between Two Fires: The Catawba and the Cherokee Choose Sides in the American Revolution

James MacDonald

in North Carolina's Revolutionary Founders

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781469651200
eISBN:
9781469651224
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469651200.003.0004
Subject:
History, American History: early to 18th Century

This chapter contrasts the experience in the American Revolution of the Cherokee, the most important tribe in the Carolinas, with that of the Catawba, a much smaller group that was one of the few ... More


We Only Had This One Thing in Common: We Liked All Types of Music: The Birth of the Country-Soul Triangle

Charles L. Hughes

in Country Soul: Making Music and Making Race in the American South

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9781469622439
eISBN:
9781469623245
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469622439.003.0001
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter traces the development of the country-soul triangle through the experiences of Arthur Alexander, a black singer-songwriter who launched the Muscle Shoals recording scene and became one ... More


Selling Soul: Black Music and Black Power in Memphis

Charles L. Hughes

in Country Soul: Making Music and Making Race in the American South

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9781469622439
eISBN:
9781469623245
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469622439.003.0003
Subject:
History, African-American History

This chapter explores the role of Memphis Sound as a both a symbol and an instrument of the Black Power Movement. It highlights Stax Records, who, under the leadership of Al Bell, amplified the ... More


Introduction: There’s a Red-Neck in the Soul Band

Charles L. Hughes

in Country Soul: Making Music and Making Race in the American South

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9781469622439
eISBN:
9781469623245
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469622439.003.0009
Subject:
History, African-American History

This introductory chapter briefly explores the activities of musicians in Memphis and Nashville, Tennessee, and Muscle Shoals, Alabama—an interconnected recording economy referred to as the ... More


Beyond the Binary: Transforming Ecologies in Susan Fenimore Cooper’s Rural Hours and Celia Thaxter’s Among the Isle of Shoals

Jillmarie Murphy

in Gendered Ecologies: New Materialist Interpretations of Women Writers in the Long Nineteenth Century

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781949979046
eISBN:
9781789629705
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781949979046.003.0008
Subject:
Literature, Women's Literature

Claude Lévi-Strauss’s theory of binary opposition considers oppositional categories as a fundamental effect of human cognition. Humans, Lévi-Strauss argues, structure the world and their existence in ... More


The Road, the Tree, and Its Branches

Roben Jones

in Memphis Boys: The Story of American Studios

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781604734010
eISBN:
9781604734027
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781604734010.003.0003
Subject:
Music, Popular

This chapter describes the work of Wallace Daniel Pennington, a sound engineer/aspiring singer/recently successful songwriter who was on the staff at Fame Studios at Muscle Shoals, Alabama. Directly ... More


The Other War

in Henry Ford's War on Jews and the Legal Battle Against Hate Speech

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804772341
eISBN:
9780804783736
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804772341.003.0006
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

In April 1924, Henry Ford's Dearborn Independent started publishing a series of articles attacking Aaron Sapiro. However, the newspaper made crucial mistakes that Sapiro would exploit in his lawsuit, ... More


Effects of Ocean Acidification on Benthic Processes, Organisms, and Ecosystems

Andreas J. Andersson and Fred T. Mackenzie

in Ocean Acidification

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780199591091
eISBN:
9780191918001
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199591091.003.0012
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Oceanography and Hydrology

The benthic environment refers to the region defined by the interface between a body of water and the bottom substrate, including the upper part of the sediments, regardless of the depth and ... More


Effects of Ocean Acidification on Marine Biodiversity and Ecosystem Function

James P. Barry and Stephen Widdicombe

in Ocean Acidification

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780199591091
eISBN:
9780191918001
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199591091.003.0015
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Oceanography and Hydrology

The biodiversity of the oceans, including the striking variation in life forms from microbes to whales and ranging from surface waters to hadal trenches, forms a dynamic biological framework ... More


Ocean Acidification: Knowns, Unknowns, and Perspectives

Jean-Pierre Gattuso and Jelle Bijma

in Ocean Acidification

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780199591091
eISBN:
9780191918001
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199591091.003.0020
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Oceanography and Hydrology

Although the changes in the chemistry of seawater driven by the uptake of CO2 by the oceans have been known for decades, research addressing the effects of elevated CO2 on marine organisms and ... More


Recent and Future Changes in Ocean Carbonate Chemistry

James C. Orr

in Ocean Acidification

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780199591091
eISBN:
9780191918001
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199591091.003.0008
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Oceanography and Hydrology

This chapter is about the ongoing human-induced shifts in fundamental ocean carbonate chemistry that are occurring globally and are a growing concern to scientists studying marine organisms. It ... More


The Domestic Mediations of China’s Influence in the Philippines

Aileen S. P. Baviera

in Rising China's Influence in Developing Asia

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780198758518
eISBN:
9780191818417
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198758518.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This chapter unpacks the complex domestic dynamics that mediate Chinese influence in the Philippines using three significant cases—the 2004–8 ‘Joint Maritime Seismic Undertaking’ (JMSU) for ... More


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