German Cincinnati, Ohio (Images of America Series)
  • German Cincinnati, Ohio (Images of America Series)
  • German Cincinnati, Ohio (Images of America Series)

German Cincinnati, Ohio (Images of America Series)

by Don Heinrich Tolzmann
     
 


German Cincinnati explores the German American experience in the Greater Cincinnati area. German immigrants first came to the region in the late 18th century and then arrived in great waves beginning in the early 19th century. These German American immigrants and their descendants have greatly influenced the social, political, cultural, religious, and economic… See more details below

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German Cincinnati explores the German American experience in the Greater Cincinnati area. German immigrants first came to the region in the late 18th century and then arrived in great waves beginning in the early 19th century. These German American immigrants and their descendants have greatly influenced the social, political, cultural, religious, and economic growth and development of the area, earning Cincinnati a reputation for its German heritage. It is known as one of the corners in the famed "German Triangle," along with St. Louis and Milwaukee. German Cincinnatians survived the hard times of the world wars of the last century, even experiencing an ethnic heritage revival that has reaffirmed the area's reputation as one of the major centers of German heritage in the United States today.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780738540047
Publisher:
Arcadia Publishing SC
Publication date:
01/18/2006
Series:
Images of America Series
Edition description:
1ST
Pages:
128
Sales rank:
352,094
Product dimensions:
6.50(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.30(d)

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