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Johan Schrøder's Travels in Canada, 1863

Author: Johan Schrøder; Orm Øverland
Publisher: Montreal [Que.] : McGill-Queen's University Press, 1989.
Series: McGill-Queen's studies in ethnic history, 5.
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Johan Schroder's Travels in Canada, 1863 is the narrative of two months of travel during the summer of 1863 that took Johan Schro/der, a Norwegian gentleman and farmer, through Upper and Lower  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Schrøder, Johan.
Johan Schrøder's Travels in Canada, 1863.
Montreal : McGill-Queen's University Press, 1989
(DLC) 89090334
Named Person: Johan Schroder
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Johan Schrøder; Orm Øverland
ISBN: 9780773562172 0773562176
OCLC Number: 144142539
Description: 1 online resource (xxii, 168 pages) : illustrations
Contents: pt. 1. Introduction --
1. The Canadian discovery of Norway --
2. Early Norwegian settlements in Canada --
3. Canada in Norway --
4. Johan Schrøder and his book --
pt. 2. Johan Schrøder --
Introduction to "A book for Scandinavians at home and in America," in Emigranten, 1863 --
ch. 1. Across the Atlantic --
ch. 2. Canada East or Lower Canada --
ch. 3. Lower Canada south of the St. Lawrence River --
ch. 4. From Quebec eastward to the sea --
ch. 5. Up the Saguenay River to Lake St. John --
ch. 6. Forestry --
ch. 7. A visit to Portland in the United States --
ch. 8. Canada West or Upper Canada.
Series Title: McGill-Queen's studies in ethnic history, 5.
Other Titles: Travels in Canada, 1863
Responsibility: edited, translated and with an introduction by Orm Øverland.
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