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New Sweden in America

Author: Carol E Hoffecker
Publisher: Newark : University of Delaware Press ; London : Associated University Presses, ©1995.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
New Sweden in America.
Newark : University of Delaware Press ; London : Associated University Presses, ©1995
(OCoLC)603862926
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Carol E Hoffecker
ISBN: 0874135206 9780874135206
OCLC Number: 31172866
Description: 366 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Contents: Introduction / Carol E. Hoffecker --
The Making of a Civilized Nation: Nation Building, Aristocratic Culture, and Social Change / Margareta Revera --
The Crown of Sweden and the New Sweden Company / Stellan Dahlgren --
Hodie Mihi, Cras Tibi: Swedish/Dutch Relations in the Delaware Valley / Charles T. Gehring --
Scandinavian Colonists Confront the New World / Karen Ordahl Kupperman --
Indians and Europeans in the Delaware Valley, 1620-1655 / Lorraine E. Williams --
Lenape Maize Sales to the Swedish Colonists: Cultural Stability during the Early Colonial Period / Marshall Joseph Becker --
The Delaware Jargon / Ives Goddard --
Some Comments on Early Swedish Collections from the Northeast / Staffan Brunius --
The New Sweden Colonists, 1628-1656: Their Geographical and Social Background / Sten Carlsson --
The New Sweden Colony and the Continued Existence of Swedish and Finnish Ethnicity / Hans Norman --
Swedish Settlement in New Jersey before 1800 / Peter Wacker --
The Lutheran Churches and Their Pastors in New Sweden, 1638-1655 / Frank Blomfelt --
Finns in Seventeenth-Century Sweden and Their Contributions to the New Sweden Colony / Per Martin Tvengsberg --
The Forest Finns and Transmitters of Finnish Culture from Savo via Central Scandinavia to Delaware / Juha Pentikainen --
The Material Cultural Legacy of New Sweden on the American Frontier / Terry G. Jordan --
Resources for New Sweden Studies / Richard Waldron --
Pursuing the Study of New Sweden in the Swedish National Library and in the Swedish National Archives: A Survey of Documents on the Swedish Colony in Delaware / Borje Westlund --
Sources and Questions in the Study of Finnish Migration to Delaware / Olavi Koivukangas --
Summary, Criticism, and Comment on Future Directions in the Study of New Sweden / C. A. Weslager.
Responsibility: edited by Carol E. Hoffecker [and others].

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