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The old country and the new : essays on Swedes and America, H. Arnold Barton

Label
The old country and the new : essays on Swedes and America
Title
The old country and the new
Title remainder
essays on Swedes and America
Statement of responsibility
H. Arnold Barton
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In this collection are seventeen essays and seven editorials by Barton and published in leading journals between 1974 and 2005. The subjects include post-World War II Swedish immigration and remigration to Sweden. A full bibliography of Barton's publications on Swedish-American history and culture is included"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1929-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Barton, H. Arnold
Dewey number
304.8089/397073
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E184.S23
LC item number
B28 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Swedish Americans
  • Swedish Americans
  • Swedish Americans
  • Swedish Americans
  • Immigrants
  • Sweden
  • United States
Label
The old country and the new : essays on Swedes and America, H. Arnold Barton
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
  • "Writings by H. Arnold Barton on Swedish-American history and culture": pages 279-283
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Historians of the Scandinavians in North America -- Pre-dawn of the Swedish migration : before 1846 -- The Eric-Janssonists and the shifting contours of community -- Swedish reactions to the emigration question around 1900 -- The life and times of Swedish America -- Cultural interplay between Sweden and Swedish America -- Scandinavian immigrant women's encounter with America -- From Swede to Swedish American : the conversion theme in the literature of Swedish America -- Måns Jakob's grindstone, or documentary sources and the transference of Swedish material culture to North America -- As they tell it themselves : the testimony of immigrant letters -- Emigrants' images of Sweden -- William Widgery Thomas, Jr., and Sweden -- Partners and rivals : Norwegian and Swedish emigration and immigrants -- After the great migration : Swedish America and Sweden since 1940 -- The latest wave : Swedish immigration to the United States since World War II -- Remigration to Sweden in European perspective -- A historian as genealogist -- Two versions of the immigrant experience -- Rascals and ne'er-do-wells : the underside of Swedish America -- Stage migration and ethnic maintenance -- The Swedes and Tinsel Town -- Landscapes -- Reflections on a trans-Atlantic flight -- Writings by H. Arnold Barton on Swedish-American history and culture
Control code
65644305
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 293 pages
Isbn
9780809327140
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006009404
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780809327140
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The old country and the new : essays on Swedes and America, H. Arnold Barton
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
  • "Writings by H. Arnold Barton on Swedish-American history and culture": pages 279-283
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Historians of the Scandinavians in North America -- Pre-dawn of the Swedish migration : before 1846 -- The Eric-Janssonists and the shifting contours of community -- Swedish reactions to the emigration question around 1900 -- The life and times of Swedish America -- Cultural interplay between Sweden and Swedish America -- Scandinavian immigrant women's encounter with America -- From Swede to Swedish American : the conversion theme in the literature of Swedish America -- Måns Jakob's grindstone, or documentary sources and the transference of Swedish material culture to North America -- As they tell it themselves : the testimony of immigrant letters -- Emigrants' images of Sweden -- William Widgery Thomas, Jr., and Sweden -- Partners and rivals : Norwegian and Swedish emigration and immigrants -- After the great migration : Swedish America and Sweden since 1940 -- The latest wave : Swedish immigration to the United States since World War II -- Remigration to Sweden in European perspective -- A historian as genealogist -- Two versions of the immigrant experience -- Rascals and ne'er-do-wells : the underside of Swedish America -- Stage migration and ethnic maintenance -- The Swedes and Tinsel Town -- Landscapes -- Reflections on a trans-Atlantic flight -- Writings by H. Arnold Barton on Swedish-American history and culture
Control code
65644305
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 293 pages
Isbn
9780809327140
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006009404
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780809327140
Other physical details
illustrations

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