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Beyond the farm :national ambitions in rural New England /J.M. Opal.

Collection Type
Books
Originator
Opal, J. M.
Publication
Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press
Publisher Series
Early American studies
Early American studies.
Contents
Finding independence -- Creating commerce -- Opening households -- Exciting emulation -- Seeking livelihoods -- Pursuing distinction -- Epilogue: Worlds gained and lost.
Date
c2008.
Description
xiv, 261 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Notes
Complimentary copy, June 20, 2008.
Includes bibliographical references (p. [195]-255) and index.
ISBN
0812240626 (hardcover : alk. paper)
9780812240627 (hardcover : alk. paper)
GUSN
251871
Call Number
Stacks F8.O63 2008
Descriptive terms
Ambition Social aspects History 18th century.
Ehrgeiz.
History 1775-1865.
Landbevèolkerung.
Landleben.
National characteristics, American History 18th century.
Rural conditions 18th century.
Rural population 18th century.
Social conditions 18th century.
Soziale Situation.
Places
Neuengland.
New England
United States

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