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To Build in a New Land: Ethnic Landscapes in North America (Creating the North American Landscape)

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Publisher Comments:

Lavishly illustrated with historical photographs, maps, and architectural drawings, To Build in a New Land includes chapters on Ukrainian pioneer landscapes in western Canada, Cajun farmsteads in Louisiana, Czech settlements in South Dakota, Danish homes in Iowa and Minnesota, vernacular architecture of the German-Russian Mennonites of southeastern Manitoba, Afro-American housing in the southeastern United States, and the regional variations of Irish, English, and Scottish construction in Ontario.

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A collection of 22 original essays by noted authorities on the distinctive cultural landscapes created by the immigration of various European groups, mostly in the 19th century, and the migration of Black and Native American groups. Extensively illustrated with historical photographs, maps, and architectural drawings.
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Synopsis:

A collection of twenty-two original essays by noted authorities on the distinctive cultural landscapes created by the immigration of various European groups, mostly in the nineteenth century, and the migrations of black and Native American groups. (Anthropology)

Product Details

ISBN:
9780801841897
Editor:
Noble, Allen G.
Publisher:
Johns Hopkins University Press
Editor:
Noble, Allen G.
Author:
Noble, Allen G.
Location:
Baltimore :
Subject:
Canada
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Ethnology
Subject:
Anthropology - Cultural
Subject:
Sociology, anthropology and archaeology
Subject:
Anthropology
Subject:
North American
Subject:
Emigration & Immigration
Subject:
Human Geography
Subject:
Material culture
Subject:
Canada Geography.
Subject:
Material culture -- Canada.
Subject:
Geography
Subject:
United States Geography.
Subject:
Human geography -- United States.
Subject:
anthropology;cultural anthropology
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
Creating the North American Landscape Paperback
Series Volume:
9298
Publication Date:
19920431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
472
Dimensions:
11.08x8.28x.98 in. 2.42 lbs.

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Related Subjects

History and Social Science » Anthropology » Cultural Anthropology
History and Social Science » Ethnic Studies » General
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