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A History of Norwegian Immigration to the United States

By: George T. Flom

Price: $37.95

Publisher: CC: (1909)

Seller ID: 9732-102

ISBN: 0806351489

Condition: 389 pages, (1909), 2004, 389 pp., paper, CC


389 pages, (1909), 2004, 389 pp., paper, CC View more info

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A History of Norwegian Immigration to the United States

By: George T. Flom, Ph.D

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1909, 1992)

Seller ID: F0675

ISBN: 1556136757

Condition: 428 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1909, 1992), 2008, 5.5x8.5, paper, new index, 428 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


The author presents the progress of immigration from Norway to this country from the earliest beginning up to the year 1848. Immigration from Norway resulted in the founding of settlements in New York, Illinois, Wisconsin, and Iowa successively. The causes of emigration, the growth of the movement, and the part in it that each district or province in Norway played is treated fully by the author. The leaders from each district in Norway and the founders of the settlements in the United States are named and, in many cases, sketches are given of their lives. Such questions as the course of the mo... View more info