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Promise of America : A History of the Norwegian-American People.

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Author/Creator:
Lovoll, Odd S.
Publication:
Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, 1999.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (394 pages)
Subjects:
Norwegian Americans -- History.
Norwegians -- United States -- History.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Summary:
In The Promise of America, historian Odd S. Lovoll tells the story of the thousands of Norwegian immigrants who gambled on a fresh start in the United States. Now, Lovoll has carefully revised this successful book to reflect new understandings of the Norwegian-American past, updating this story to today.
Contents:
Intro
CONTENTS
PREFACE
INTRODUCTION: NORWAY AND EUROPE
1. THE EMIGRATION
2. A NORWEGIAN-AMERICAN SOCIETY COMES INTO BEING
3. AN IMMIGRANT COMMUNITY DEVELOPS
4. THE IMMENSE LAND
5. THE SPIRIT AND THE MIND
6. THE PRESS AND PUBLIC LIFE
7. CULTURAL GROWTH
8. NEW CONQUESTS-COUNTRY AND TOWN
9. NORWEGIAN AMERICA
10. THE PROMISE FULFILLED
SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY
INDEX
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
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M
N
O
P
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T
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W
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Z.
Notes:
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Local notes:
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2021. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Other format:
Print version: Lovoll, Odd S. Promise of America
ISBN:
9780816652877
9780816633500
OCLC:
476096257
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