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The last illusion : letters from Dutch immigrants in the "Land of opportunity," 1924-1930

Author: H Ganzevoort
Publisher: Calgary [Alta.] : University of Calgary Press, ©1999.
Series: Legacies shared book series.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Features letters and articles written by Dutch immigrants during the 1920's, which offer fresh insight into the struggles the Dutch faced attempting to fit into their new country, and open up the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Records and correspondence
Correspondence
Correspondance
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Last illusion.
Calgary, Alta. : University of Calgary Press, ©1999
(DLC) 00340832
(OCoLC)44861004
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: H Ganzevoort
ISBN: 9781552383810 1552383814
OCLC Number: 144080672
Language Note: Letters translated from the original Dutch.
Notes: Letters translated from the original Dutch.
Description: 1 online resource (238 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: ""Table of Contents""; ""Introduction""; ""De Vrije Socialist (The Free Socialist), 2 July 1924""; ""De Arnhemsche Courant (The Arnhem Journal), 17 January 1925""; ""De Avondpost (The Evening Mail), 13, 14, 15 January 1925 (Emigration to Canada, by a Canadian Emigrant)""; ""Hoogeveensche Courant (The Hoogeveen Journal), 23 December 1925""; ""De Nieuwe Tilburgsche Courant (The New Tilburg Journal), 29 December 1925, 16 March 1926, 25 March 1926, 26 May 1926""; ""Haagsche Post (The Hague Mail), 24 April 1926 (The Canadian in a Higher Vocation)"" ""De Arnhemsche Courant (The Arnhem Journal), 4 February 1928 (A Word of Warning)""""Het Vaderland (The Fatherland), 10 March 1929 to 3 January 1930 (On Canada's Devil's Island)""; ""De Nieuwe Rotterdamsche Courant (The New Rotterdam Journal), 29 October to 13 November 1927 (Lost Among the Ruthenians)""; ""Dagblad Van Arnhem (The Arnhem Daily), 1 December to 15 December 1928 (An American Scene in the Far North)""; ""Schuitemaker's Purmerender Courant (Schuitemaker's Purmerender Journal), 28 April 1925 to 12 November 1927, (J.R. van der Meulen: Canada is a Funny Country)"" ""Leeuwarder Nieuwsblad (The Leeuwarden News), 4 April 1927 to 11 April 1929, (Frans van Waeterstadt: The Last Illusion)""""De Nieuwe Rotterdamsche Courant (The New Rotterdam Journal), 29 September 1929 to 1 June 1930, (Toronto the Beautiful)""; ""Index""; ""A""; ""B""; ""C""; ""D""; ""E""; ""F""; ""G""; ""H""; ""I""; ""J""; ""K""; ""L""; ""M""; ""N""; ""O""; ""P""; ""Q""; ""R""; ""S""; ""T""; ""U""; ""V""; ""W""; ""Y""
Series Title: Legacies shared book series.
Responsibility: translated, edited and introduced by Herman Ganzevort.
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