Between Rocks and Hard Places - 1993

Between Rocks and Hard Places - 0963518909

Ann Urness Gesme, Between Rocks and Hard Places, © 1993 Gesme Enterprises, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Paperback, 188 Pages, 0-9635189-0-9, Illustrated.

Synopsis: Description of the lives of Norwegian immigrants to the United States. Books discusses the traditions, customs, and conditions in Norway during the 1800s that prompted many Norwegians to emigrate from Norway, and the subsequent immigrant community in America.


  1. Traditions, customs, and conditions in Norway during the 1800s
  2. Emigration from Norway
  3. The immigrant community in America


Library of Congress Catalog Listing

LC control no.: 92097349
Type of material: Book (Print, Microform, Electronic, etc.)
Personal name: Gesme, Ann Urness, 1928-
Main title: Between rocks and hard places : traditions, customs and conditions in Norway during the 1800s, emigration from Norway, the immigrant community in America / by Ann Urness Gesme.
Published/Created: Cedar Rapids, IA : Gesme Enterprises, c1993.
Description: 188 p. : ill., maps; 22 cm.
ISBN-10: 0963518909
ISBN-13: 978-0963518903
Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 185-188).
Subjects: Norwegians --United States --Social life and customs.
Norway --Social life and customs --19th century.
LC classification: DL431 .G47 1993
Other system no.: (OCoLC)29534857
Geographic area code: e-no--- n-us---
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