The Resource Family life in 17th- and 18th-century America, James M. Volo and Dorothy Denneen Volo, (electronic book)

Family life in 17th- and 18th-century America, James M. Volo and Dorothy Denneen Volo, (electronic book)

Label
Family life in 17th- and 18th-century America
Title
Family life in 17th- and 18th-century America
Statement of responsibility
James M. Volo and Dorothy Denneen Volo
Title variation
Family life in seventeenth- and eighteenth-century America
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Colonial America comes alive in this depiction of the daily lives of families--mothers, fathers, children, and grandparents. The Volo's examine the role of the family in society and typical family life in 17th- and 18th-century America. Through narrative chapters, aspects of family life are discussed in depth such as maintaining the household, work, entertainment, death and dying, ceremonies and holidays, customs and rites of passage, parenting, education, and widowhood. Readers will gain an in-depth understanding of the world in which these families lived and how that world affected their live
Member of
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Volo, James M.
Dewey number
306.850973/09032
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ535
LC item number
.V65 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Volo, Dorothy Denneen
Series statement
Family life through history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Families
  • Families
  • North America
Label
Family life in 17th- and 18th-century America, James M. Volo and Dorothy Denneen Volo, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The role of family -- Folkways -- Family structure -- The role of father -- Patriarch -- Wise and seasonable counsels -- Educator -- Provider -- Protector -- Estate builder -- The role of mother -- Women as wives -- Women as mothers -- Women as housewives -- The role of children -- Children as family -- Children as learners -- Children as workers -- The role of servants and slaves -- Servants -- Race-based slavery
Control code
EBC491547
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiii, 323 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Family life in 17th- and 18th-century America, James M. Volo and Dorothy Denneen Volo, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The role of family -- Folkways -- Family structure -- The role of father -- Patriarch -- Wise and seasonable counsels -- Educator -- Provider -- Protector -- Estate builder -- The role of mother -- Women as wives -- Women as mothers -- Women as housewives -- The role of children -- Children as family -- Children as learners -- Children as workers -- The role of servants and slaves -- Servants -- Race-based slavery
Control code
EBC491547
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xiii, 323 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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