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dc.contributor.authorBechtold, Rebeccah B.
dc.identifier.citationRebeccah Bechtold, Book review: Why we left: untold stories and songs of America's first immigrants. Nineteenth-Century Literature, vol. 71:no. 2, September 2016:pp. 273-275en_US
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dc.description.abstractNorth America in the seventeenth century was far from a "land of opportunity" to early Anglo-American peasant migrants, or so Joanna Brooks argues in Why We left: Untold Stories and Songs of America's First Immigrants. The working-class immigrants who arrived in this period faced a plantation labor culture profoundly different from the agricultural production practices common in England.en_US
dc.publisherUniversity of California Pressen_US
dc.relation.ispartofseriesNineteenth-Century Literature;v.71:no.2
dc.titleBook review: Why we left: untold stories and songs of America's first immigrantsen_US
dc.typeBook reviewen_US
dc.rights.holderCopyright © 2016 by the Regents of the University of Californiaen_US

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