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The log book of a young immigrant

by Larson, Laurence Marcellus

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Published by Norwegian-American Historical Association in Northfield, Minn .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Laurence M. Larson.
SeriesPublications of the Norwegian-American historical association
ContributionsBjork, Kenneth O.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE175.5 .L27
The Physical Object
Paginationvii p., 1 l., 318 p.
Number of Pages318
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6391709M
LC Control Number39023550
OCLC/WorldCa2774890

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of the material on which this book is based has been taken directly from the Archives of Maryland, it is unnecessary to give a bibli-ography of sources, books, etc." There is an index to names of persons and also a topical index.

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Young immigrant writes book Dec 9, first year in the United States and offers lessons for other young people who may feel like outsiders. book gives insights into what immigrant kids. The present editions date from the 's and show that the translation is in fact an accurate, complete, and eloquent reflection of the Swedish original (I have made spot comparisons).

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