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The Resource Albion's seed : four British folkways in America, by David Hackett Fischer

Albion's seed : four British folkways in America, by David Hackett Fischer

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Albion's seed : four British folkways in America
Title
Albion's seed
Title remainder
four British folkways in America
Statement of responsibility
by David Hackett Fischer
Title variation
Albions seed
Title variation remainder
four British folkways in America
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses the transplanting of British folkways to America during four waves of immigration between 1629 and 1775
Member of
Summary
The first volume in a cultural history of America examines the different lives and customs of the first groups of immigrants to America and assesses the importance of those traditions for contemporary American life
Writing style
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220582
Cataloging source
DLC
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1935-
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Fischer, David Hackett
Dewey number
973 s
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E169.1
LC item number
.F539 1989
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Series statement
America, a cultural history
Series volume
v. 1
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  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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four British folkways in America
Label
Albion's seed : four British folkways in America, by David Hackett Fischer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface: An idea of cultural history -- Introduction: The determinants of a voluntary society -- East Anglia to Massachusetts: the exodus of the English Puritans, 1629-41 -- The south of England to Virginia: distressed cavaliers and indentured servants, 1642-75 -- North Midlands to the Delaware: the Friend's migration, 1675-1725 -- Borderlands to the backcountry: the flight from North Britain, 1717-1775 -- Conclusion: Four British folkways in American history: the origin and persistence of regional cultures in the United States
Control code
20216411
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxi, 946 pages
Isbn
9780195037944
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
89016069
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm20012134
  • (OCoLC)20012134
Label
Albion's seed : four British folkways in America, by David Hackett Fischer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface: An idea of cultural history -- Introduction: The determinants of a voluntary society -- East Anglia to Massachusetts: the exodus of the English Puritans, 1629-41 -- The south of England to Virginia: distressed cavaliers and indentured servants, 1642-75 -- North Midlands to the Delaware: the Friend's migration, 1675-1725 -- Borderlands to the backcountry: the flight from North Britain, 1717-1775 -- Conclusion: Four British folkways in American history: the origin and persistence of regional cultures in the United States
Control code
20216411
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xxi, 946 pages
Isbn
9780195037944
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
89016069
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm20012134
  • (OCoLC)20012134

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