Imagining New England: Explorations of Regional Identity from the Pilgrims to the Mid-Twentieth Century / Edition 1

Imagining New England: Explorations of Regional Identity from the Pilgrims to the Mid-Twentieth Century / Edition 1

by Joseph A. Conforti
     
 

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Imagining New England: Explorations of Regional Identity from the Pilgrims to the Mid-Twentieth Century

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ISBN-13:
9780807849378
Publisher:
The University of North Carolina Press
Publication date:
10/01/2001
Edition description:
1
Pages:
400
Sales rank:
1,311,195
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Introduction: Region and the Imagination1
Ch. 1The Founding Generation and the Creation of a New England11
Ch. 2From the Americanization to the Re-Anglicization of Regional Identity, 1660-176035
Ch. 3Regionalism and Nationalism in the Early Republic: The American Geographies of Jedidiah Morse79
Ch. 4Greater New England: Antebellum Regional Identity and the Yankee North123
Ch. 5Old New England: Nostalgia, Reaction, and Reform in the Colonial Revival, 1870-1910203
Ch. 6The North Country and Regional Identity: From Robert Frost to the Rise of Yankee Magazine, 1914-1940263
Epilogue: Toward Post-Yankee New England310
Notes317
Index365

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