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Everyday things in American life

William Chauncy Langdon

Everyday things in American life

by William Chauncy Langdon

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Published by Charles Scribner"s Sons in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby William Chauncy Langdon.
The Physical Object
Pagination353p. :
Number of Pages353
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22276420M
ISBN 100684103400
OCLC/WorldCa310605328

History is recorded in many ways. According to author James Deetz, the past can be seen most fully by studying the small things so often forgotten. Objects such as doorways, gravestones, musical instruments, and even shards of pottery fill in the cracks between large historical events and depict the intricacies of daily life. In his completely revised and expanded edition of In Small Things /5(7). In short, he's creating maps that are more like novels, trying to describe everyday life. In , Denis compiled these maps into the book Everything Sings. See an excerpt from the book, including the introduction by Ira Glass, here. (8 minutes).

Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library.   Everyday Life in Early America is an engaging narrative by David Freeman Hawke concerning the lives of the Colonials in North America. It is well written, well-researched, and compiled in easy-to-understand chapters that cover two or three related sections of daily life/5.

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