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Becoming Swedish-American

the construction of an ethnic identity in the Augustana Synod, 1860-1917

by Dag Blanck

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Published by Ubsaliensis S. Academiae, Distributed by Uppsala University Library in Uppsala .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Evangelical Lutheran Augustana Synod of North America -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Evangelical Lutheran Augustana Synod of North America -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Swedish Americans -- Ethnic identity.,
    • Swedish Americans -- Cultural assimilation.,
    • Immigrants -- Social networks -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementDag Blanck.
      SeriesActa Universitatis Upsaliensis., 182
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE184.S23 B54 1997
      The Physical Object
      Pagination240 p. :
      Number of Pages240
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL413654M
      ISBN 109155440274
      LC Control Number98116215
      OCLC/WorldCa37824920

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