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Published: 19 October 1989

970 Pages | 36 maps, 52 line illus.

6-1/8 X 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195037944

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Albion's Seed

Four British Folkways in America

David Hackett Fischer

America: A Cultural History

  • The first volume in a projected cultural history of the United States
  • Provides a history of American folkways as they have changed through time
  • Argues a thesis about the importance for the United States of having been British in its cultural origins