The Resource American social history as recorded by British travellers, compiled and edited by Allan Nevins ..

American social history as recorded by British travellers, compiled and edited by Allan Nevins ..

Label
American social history as recorded by British travellers
Title
American social history as recorded by British travellers
Statement of responsibility
compiled and edited by Allan Nevins ..
Creator
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1890-1971
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nevins, Allan
Index
index present
LC call number
E169.1
LC item number
.N52
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • National characteristics, American
  • Manners and customs
  • National characteristics, American
  • Travel
Label
American social history as recorded by British travellers, compiled and edited by Allan Nevins ..
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
"An annotated bibliography": p.556-568
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Travellers of the first period, 1789-1825 : utilitarian inquiry -- The father of his country, southern life / John Bernard -- The three chief American cities in 1794 / Henry Wansey -- Barbarism of the Virginia frontier / Thomas Ashe -- Sundry observations upon American manners / John Melish -- New settlers in America, 1817 / Henry B. Fearon -- Energy and prosperity of American farmers / William Cobbett -- Jefferson : northern and southern travel, 1816-17 / Francis Hall
  • Travellers of the second period, 1825-1845 : Tory condescension -- A naval officer sees all sections, 1827-8 / Basil Hall -- Domestic unmannerliness of the Americans / Frances Trollope -- Washington in Jackson's day : southern slavery / Harriet Martineau -- The dark side of slavery, 1838-39 / Fanny Kemble -- A writer of sea tales on America / Frederick Marryat -- Observations of a British consul, 1839-1846 / Thomas Colley Grattan -- Journeys by steamboat and canal, 1842 / Charles Dickens -- Travellers of the third period, 1840-1870 : unbiassed portraiture -- Metropolis and summer watering place / James Silk Buckingham -- Life in old New Orleans, 1846 / Charles Lyell -- American culture and American prospects / Alexander Mackay -- President Lincoln and President Davis, 1861 / William Howard Russell -- The border in wartime : Concord and its writers / Edward Dicey -- The north and west in wartime / Anthony Trollope
  • Travellers of the fourth period, 1870-1922 -- The war-torn south / David Macrae -- American colleges and cities, 1881 / Edward A. Freeman -- Estimate of American tendencies, 1882 / Herbert Spencer -- American civilization in 1883-84 / Matthew Arnold -- America the land of contrasts / James Fullarton Muirhead -- The demonstrative citizens of dollardom, 1896 / George Warrington Steevens -- Thirty years' development in American life / James Bryce -- Good-bye, America! / Henry W. Nevinson
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
2 preliminary leaves, iii-viii, 577 pages
Lccn
24000332
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1475463
Label
American social history as recorded by British travellers, compiled and edited by Allan Nevins ..
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
"An annotated bibliography": p.556-568
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Travellers of the first period, 1789-1825 : utilitarian inquiry -- The father of his country, southern life / John Bernard -- The three chief American cities in 1794 / Henry Wansey -- Barbarism of the Virginia frontier / Thomas Ashe -- Sundry observations upon American manners / John Melish -- New settlers in America, 1817 / Henry B. Fearon -- Energy and prosperity of American farmers / William Cobbett -- Jefferson : northern and southern travel, 1816-17 / Francis Hall
  • Travellers of the second period, 1825-1845 : Tory condescension -- A naval officer sees all sections, 1827-8 / Basil Hall -- Domestic unmannerliness of the Americans / Frances Trollope -- Washington in Jackson's day : southern slavery / Harriet Martineau -- The dark side of slavery, 1838-39 / Fanny Kemble -- A writer of sea tales on America / Frederick Marryat -- Observations of a British consul, 1839-1846 / Thomas Colley Grattan -- Journeys by steamboat and canal, 1842 / Charles Dickens -- Travellers of the third period, 1840-1870 : unbiassed portraiture -- Metropolis and summer watering place / James Silk Buckingham -- Life in old New Orleans, 1846 / Charles Lyell -- American culture and American prospects / Alexander Mackay -- President Lincoln and President Davis, 1861 / William Howard Russell -- The border in wartime : Concord and its writers / Edward Dicey -- The north and west in wartime / Anthony Trollope
  • Travellers of the fourth period, 1870-1922 -- The war-torn south / David Macrae -- American colleges and cities, 1881 / Edward A. Freeman -- Estimate of American tendencies, 1882 / Herbert Spencer -- American civilization in 1883-84 / Matthew Arnold -- America the land of contrasts / James Fullarton Muirhead -- The demonstrative citizens of dollardom, 1896 / George Warrington Steevens -- Thirty years' development in American life / James Bryce -- Good-bye, America! / Henry W. Nevinson
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
2 preliminary leaves, iii-viii, 577 pages
Lccn
24000332
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)1475463

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