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British Buckeyes: The English, Scots, and Welsh in Ohio, 1700-1900

By: William E. Van Vugt

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Kent State University Press: 2006

Seller ID: 388437

ISBN: 0873388437

Condition: 295 pages, cloth, Kent State University Press

How early British immigrants shaped OhioBecause of their similar linguistic, religious, and cultural backgrounds, English, Scottish, and Welsh immigrants are often regarded as the "invisible immigrants," assimilating into early American society easily and quickly and often losing their ethnic identities. Yet, of all of Ohio's immigrants, the British were the most influential in terms of shaping the state's politics and institutions. Also significant were thei... View more info