To Build in a New Land: Ethnic Landscapes In North America by Allen G. NobleTo Build in a New Land: Ethnic Landscapes In North America by Allen G. Noble

To Build in a New Land: Ethnic Landscapes In North America

EditorAllen G. Noble

Paperback | April 1, 1992

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Lavishly illustrated with historical photographs, maps, and architectural drawings, To Build in a New Land includes chapters on Ukrainian pioneer landscapes in western Canada, Cajun farmsteads in Louisiana, Czech settlements in South Dakota, Danish homes in Iowa and Minnesota, vernacular architecture of the German-Russian Mennonites of southeastern Manitoba, Afro-American housing in the southeastern United States, and the regional variations of Irish, English, and Scottish construction in Ontario.

Title:To Build in a New Land: Ethnic Landscapes In North AmericaFormat:PaperbackDimensions:472 pages, 10 × 7 × 0.68 inPublished:April 1, 1992Publisher:Johns Hopkins University Press

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ISBN - 10:0801841895

ISBN - 13:9780801841897

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A collection of twenty-two original essays by noted authorities on the distinctive cultural landscapes created by the immigration of various European groups, mostly in the nineteenth century, and the migrations of Black and Native American groups. A rich portrait of the ethnic groups that have helped mold the cultures of the United States and Canada.

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Provides an overview of North American ethnic landscapes and offers portrayals of some of the ethnic groups in the United States and Canada.