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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 resource)

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

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Authors of their lives : the personal correspondence of British immigrants to North America in the nineteenth century
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Authors of their lives
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the personal correspondence of British immigrants to North America in the nineteenth century
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David A. Gerber
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eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
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non fiction
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  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Authors of their lives : the personal correspondence of British immigrants to North America in the nineteenth century, David A. Gerber, (electronic resource)
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Authors of their lives : the personal correspondence of British immigrants to North America in the nineteenth century, David A. Gerber, (electronic resource)
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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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
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x, 422 p.
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ill.
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
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