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The United States in Norwegian history

by Sigmund Skard

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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • Norway
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- Relations -- Norway.,
    • Norway -- Relations -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementSigmund Skard.
      SeriesContributions in American studies ; no. 26, Publications of the American Institute, University of Oslo, Publications of the American Institute, University of Oslo.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE183.8.N6 S5513 1976
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 216 p. ;
      Number of Pages216
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4877749M
      ISBN 100837189098
      LC Control Number76005263

      Look for this book on Amazon. Tweet. We have new books nearly every day. If you would like a news letter once a week or once a month fill out this form and we will give you a summary of the books for that week or month by email. The third volume of From American to Norway is the final book of collected letters written by Norwegian–American immigrants from the years to During this time many Norwegians had left their homeland, traveled to America, and settled in the Midwest. The intended audience for letters home gradually transitioned from the expectation that letters were to be shared and published in.

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      Norwegian-Americans The US Census of reported nearly million Americans of Norwegian ancestry. The Library has approximately monographs that focus on the subjects of Norwegians in the United States and Norwegian-Americans. Many materials relating to Norwegian-Americans are found in the Library's Local History and Genealogy Reading Room. The mission of the United States Embassy is to advance the interests of the United States, and to serve and protect U.S. citizens in Norway.


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The United States in Norwegian history by Sigmund Skard Download PDF EPUB FB2

The history of Norway has been influenced to an extraordinary degree by the terrain and the climate of the region. Ab BC, following the retreat of the great inland ice sheets, the earliest inhabitants migrated north into the territory which is now traveled steadily northwards along the coastal areas, warmed by the Gulf Stream, where life was more bearable.

John A. Yilek's HISTORY OF NORWAY fills a need for an accurate, readable, and up-to-date history of Norway in English. This book is the first of its kind in over 70 years. I had been looking for a good history of Norway in english for years. Yilek's HISTORY OF NORWAY (Wasteland Press, pages, $) was the answer to my prayers/5(64).

Norwegian Americans (Bokmål: Norskamerikanere, Nynorsk: Norskamerikanarar) are Americans with ancestral roots in ian immigrants went to the United States primarily in the later half of the 19th century and the first few decades of the 20th t: 2, Two important features in Norwegian history of the late 19th and early 20th cent.

were the large-scale emigration to the United States and the great arctic and antarctic explorations by such notable men as Fridtjof Nansen and Roald Amundsen. Three outstanding cultural figures of the period were Edvard Grieg, Henrik Ibsen, and Edvard Munch.

Norwegian emigration to the United States took the sailing of Norden and Den Norske Klippe in In it began to assume larger proportions; in that year sixteen hundred immigrants from Norway settled in the United States.

During –, a period of financial depression in Norway, there left, on an average, about fifteen thousand a year. John A. Yilek's HISTORY OF NORWAY fills a need for an accurate, readable, and up-to-date history of Norway in English.

This book is the first of its kind in over 70 years. I had been looking for a good history of Norway in english for years. Yilek's HISTORY OF NORWAY (Wasteland Press, pages, $) was the answer to my prayers/5(64).

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James M. McPherson is the Professor Emeritus of United States History at Princeton University and has written many books about American history such as For Cause and Comrades: Why Men Fought in the Civil War; Crossroads of Freedom: Antietam ; and a children’s history book about the American Civil War called, Fields of Fury.

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