The Encyclopedia of New England / Edition 1

The Encyclopedia of New England / Edition 1

by Burt Feintuch, David Watters, Donald Hall
     
 

An essential work, the first to celebrate, document, and interpret New England’s  unique regional history and culture

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An essential work, the first to celebrate, document, and interpret New England’s  unique regional history and culture

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ISBN-13:
9780300100273
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Publication date:
09/28/2005
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
1596
Product dimensions:
8.90(w) x 11.20(h) x 2.20(d)

Table of Contents

Contents
Foreword, by Donald Hall....................xi
Introduction....................xv
How to Use This Book....................xix
Acknowledgments....................xxi
Map of New England....................xxiv
Agriculture....................1
Architecture....................59
Art....................113
Cities and Suburbs....................185
Education....................257
Ethnic and Racial Identity....................323
Folklife....................405
Gender....................467
Geography and Environment....................517
History....................633
Images and Ideas....................721
Industry, Technology, and Labor....................815
Law....................887
Literature....................943
Maritime New England....................1041
Media....................1099
Music and the Performing Arts....................1145
Politics....................1213
Religion....................1271
Science and Medicine....................1333
Sports and Recreation....................1397
Tourism....................1449
List of Contributors....................1499
Photograph Credits....................1511
Index....................1515

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