Nordics in America: The Future of Their Past - 0087732810

Nordics in America: The Future of Their Past - 0087732810

Odd Sverre Lovoll, Ed., Nordics in America: The Future of Their Past, © 1993 Norwegian-American Historical Association, Northfield, Minnesota, Hardcover, 228 Pages, 0-87732-081-0

Papers by seventeen specialists on the Scandinavian experience in America, viewing past events as they have shaped the present and will influence the future.

They include history of Danes, Norwegians, Swedes, and Finns in North American education and art, reviews of published history of these groups, preservation of ethnic identity, literary representations, immigrant letters from America, letters sent from Denmark to immigrants in America, and formal efforts to preserve the American-Scandinavian heritage. Each paper is followed by bibliographical notes.

Library of Congress Catalog Listing

LC control no.: 93184685
Type of material: Book (Print, Microform, Electronic, etc.)
Main title: Nordics in America : the future of their past / edited by Odd S. Lovoll.
Published/Created: Northfield, Minn. : Norwegian American Historical Association, 1993.
Related names: Lovoll, Odd Sverre.
Description: xii, 228 p. : ill.; 24 cm.
Invalid ISBN: 0087732810
Notes: Includes bibliographical references.
Subjects: Scandinavian Americans --History.
Finnish Americans --History.
LC classification: E184.S18 N58 1993
Dewey class no.: 973/.04395
Geographic area code: n-us---


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