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The Return of Hans Staden: A Go-between in the Atlantic World

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Hans Staden’s sixteenth-century account of shipwreck and captivity by the Tupinambá Indians of Brazil was an early modern bestseller. This retelling of the German sailor’s eyewitness account known as the True History shows both why it was so popular at the time and why it remains an important tool for understanding the opening of the Atlantic world.

Eve M. Duffy and Alida
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Paperback, 216 pages
Published December 6th 2011 by Johns Hopkins University Press (first published November 25th 2011)
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