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Pitt Paperback, #41: Pioneer Life in Western Pennsylvania

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A fascinating look at life during pioneer times in western Pennsylvania. Describes the hardship, danger and drudgery of day-to-day life on the frontier. Topics include cabin raising, crop harvests, tanning, weaving, disease, religion,  and superstition. Also follows the progression from pioneer life to industrial society.

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ISBN:
9780822960447
Author:
Wright, J. E.
Publisher:
University of Pittsburgh Press
Author:
Wright, John Ernest Thorring
Author:
Corbett, Doris S.
Author:
Wright J E
Subject:
United States - General
Subject:
Frontier and pioneer life
Subject:
Pennsylvania
Subject:
United States - State & Local - Middle Atlantic
Subject:
World History-General
Edition Description:
1987. Corr. 11t
Series:
Pitt Paperback,
Series Volume:
41
Publication Date:
19680631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
264
Dimensions:
9 x 6 x 0.6 in

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History and Social Science » Americana » General
History and Social Science » Americana » Northeast
History and Social Science » Americana » Pennsylvania
History and Social Science » World History » General

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