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The Resource Authors of their lives : the personal correspondence of British immigrants to North America in the nineteenth century, David A. Gerber, (electronic book)

Authors of their lives : the personal correspondence of British immigrants to North America in the nineteenth century, David A. Gerber, (electronic book)

Label
Authors of their lives : the personal correspondence of British immigrants to North America in the nineteenth century
Title
Authors of their lives
Title remainder
the personal correspondence of British immigrants to North America in the nineteenth century
Statement of responsibility
David A. Gerber
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
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Gerber, David A.
Dewey number
973.5/092/241
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E184.B7
LC item number
G47 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • British Americans
  • British
  • Immigrants
  • Immigrants
  • Letter writing
  • Transnationalism
  • Immigrants' writings, American
  • United States
  • Canada
  • Great Britain
Label
Authors of their lives : the personal correspondence of British immigrants to North America in the nineteenth century, David A. Gerber, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Traditions of inquiry -- Forming selves in letters -- Writing with a purpose : immigrant epistolarity and the culture of emigration -- Using postal systems : transnational networks on the edge of modernity -- Establishing voice, theme, and rhythm -- When correspondence wanes -- Thomas Spencer Niblock : a dialogue of respectability and failure -- Catherine Grayston Bond : letter-writing as the practice of existential accounting -- Mary Ann Wodrow Archbald : longing for her "little isle" from a farm in central New York -- Dr. Thomas Steel : the difficulties of achieving the reunited family
Control code
ebr10137147
Dimensions
24 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
x, 422 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780814731710
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Authors of their lives : the personal correspondence of British immigrants to North America in the nineteenth century, David A. Gerber, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Traditions of inquiry -- Forming selves in letters -- Writing with a purpose : immigrant epistolarity and the culture of emigration -- Using postal systems : transnational networks on the edge of modernity -- Establishing voice, theme, and rhythm -- When correspondence wanes -- Thomas Spencer Niblock : a dialogue of respectability and failure -- Catherine Grayston Bond : letter-writing as the practice of existential accounting -- Mary Ann Wodrow Archbald : longing for her "little isle" from a farm in central New York -- Dr. Thomas Steel : the difficulties of achieving the reunited family
Control code
ebr10137147
Dimensions
24 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
x, 422 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780814731710
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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