Across the Atlantic and Beyond: The Migration of German and Swiss Immigrants to America

By: Charles R. Haller

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Book Details: 324 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1993), 2008, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 324 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


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The author discusses several aspects of life of the German and Swiss immigrants to America, based on his research of his ancestors: the mechanics of name changes; the world in which his ancestors lived and the circumstances that led them to migrate; the r

Title: Across the Atlantic and Beyond: The Migration of German and Swiss Immigrants to America

Author: Charles R. Haller

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Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1993)

ISBN Number: 1556136978

ISBN Number 13: 9781556136979

Binding: Softcover

Book Details: 324 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1993), 2008, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 324 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc

Seller ID: H0697

Description: The author discusses several aspects of life of the German and Swiss immigrants to America, based on his research of his ancestors: the mechanics of name changes; the world in which his ancestors lived and the circumstances that led them to migrate; the rapid spread of Protestantism; the rise in literacy. Includes: changes in Germanic surnames; changes in city an villages names; Mennonite and Quaker settlements of Pennsylvania; Protestantism behind the German migration; and the push and pull of the Germans--in America, war, kings and queens, the Rhine, crossing the Atlantic, and the prairies of Kansas.
324 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1993), 2008, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 324 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc

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