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Title:
Swedish Americans
Author:
Raatma, Lucia.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Chanhassen, Minn. : Child's World, [2003]

©2003
Physical Description:
32 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm.
Summary:
A brief introduction to Swedish Americans, their historical backgrounds, customs and traditions, their impact on society, and life in the United States today.
General Note:
"Spirit of America."
Language:
English
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 6.9 0.5 61955.
ISBN:
9781567661590
Format :
Book

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Introduces readers to the Swedish American culture, immigration aspects, customs, religion, foods, and holidays. Famous Swedish Americans, as well as noted contributions and inventions by Swedish Americans, are also presented.


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Introduces readers to the Swedish American culture, immigration aspects, customs, religion, foods, and holidays. Famous Swedish Americans, as well as noted contributions and inventions by Swedish Americans, are also presented. Excerpted from Swedish Americans by Lucia Raatma All rights reserved by the original copyright owners. Excerpts are provided for display purposes only and may not be reproduced, reprinted or distributed without the written permission of the publisher.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 The Swedish Lifep. 6
Chapter 2 Coming to Americap. 12
Chapter 3 Making a New Homep. 18
Chapter 4 The Swedish-American Culturep. 24
Time Linep. 29
Glossary Termsp. 30
For Further Informationp. 31
Indexp. 32