Yankee Family.

"The voluminous records of the Pierce and Poor families weave a story that runs from the late eighteenth century until World War I. The extent and qual-ity of their source materials, and their positions as representative middle-class to upper-middle-class New England families, make these subjec...

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Online Access: Full Text (via Taylor & Francis)
Format: eBook
Published: London : Taylor and Francis, 2017.
Edition:First edition.
Table of Contents:
  • Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Table of Contents; Introduction; Chapter I
  • Frontier and Family; Chapter II
  • A Puritan Family Line; Chapter III
  • "The Peaceful Parsonage"; Chapter IV
  • The Pierce Children as Adults; Chapter V
  • Mary W. (Pierce) Poor: The Advent of a Bride; Chapter VI
  • The Young Marrieds; Chapter VII
  • "What a Foe to Love is Business" The New York Years; Chapter VIII
  • Back to Brookline: The Sixties and Seventies; Chapter IX
  • The Apples and Tree; Chapter X
  • The End of Life; Chapter XI
  • Conclusion: Perspectives on Yankee Family.
  • Bibliographical NoteReference Notes; Index.