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Exploring the beloved country : geographic forays into American society and culture

Author: Wilbur Zelinsky
Publisher: Iowa City : University of Iowa Press, ©1994.
Series: American land and life series.
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Zelinsky, Wilbur, 1921-
Exploring the beloved country.
Iowa City : University of Iowa Press, ©1994
(OCoLC)622426877
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Wilbur Zelinsky
ISBN: 0877454841 9780877454847 0877454833 9780877454830
OCLC Number: 30624247
Description: xiv, 604 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm.
Contents: Selfward bound? : personal preference patterns and the changing map of American society --
A sidelong glance at Canadian nationalism and its symbols --
An approach to the religious geography of the United States : patterns of church membership in 1952 --
The historical geography of season of marriage : the United States and Canada, 1844-1974 --
The Pennsylvania town : an overdue geographical account --
Where the South begins : the northern limit of the Cis-Appalachian South in terms of settlement landscape --
The log house in Georgia --
The Greek Revival house in Georgia --
O say, can you see? : nationalistic emblems in the landscape --
The New England connecting barn --
Where every town is above average : welcoming signs along America's highways --
On the superabundance of signs in our landscape --
Gathering places for America's dead : how many, where, and why? --
Classical town names in the United States : the historical geography of an American idea --
Cultural variation in personal name patterns in the eastern United States --
Some problems in the distribution of generic terms in the place-names of the northeastern United States --
North America's vernacular regions --
Unearthly delights : cemetery names and the map of the changing American afterworld --
The roving palate : North America's ethnic restaurant cuisines --
The twinning of the world : sister cities in geographic and historical perspective --
Conventionland USA : the geography of a latterday phenomenon.
Series Title: American land and life series.
Responsibility: by Wilbur Zelinsky ; foreword by D.W. Meinig.

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