"A New World: England's First View of America"
In 1585, John White accompanied a group of English settlers sent by Sir Walter Raleigh to found a colony on Roanoke Island in North Carolina. White's artwork provided residents of England their first visual impressions of the plants, animals and inhabitants of the New World. Written by Kim Sloan, curator of the Enlightenment Gallery in The British Museum, this book is a "must have" for History Buffs and Art Enthusiasts alike.
Paperback. 256 pages.
- Title: A New World: England's First View of America
- Author: Kim Sloan
- ISBN: 9780807858250