"Compact and insightful. "-- New York Times Book Review "Jack Larkin has retrieved the irretrievable; the intimate facts of everyday life that defined what people were really like."-- American Heritage
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A fascinating history of the daily lives of Americans in the first fifty years of the new republic, told often in their own words. Jack Larkin describes the often gritty texture of life as these Americans experienced it, weaving the disparate threads of everyday life into the rich, complicated tapestry of American history during this transitional period.About the Author:
Jack Larkin is Chief Historian and Museum Scholar at Old Sturbridge Village in Sturbridge, Massachusetts, as well as Affiliate Professor of History at Clark University.
Debra Friedman is Head of Interpretation at Old Sturbridge Village.
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Book Description Addison-Wesley, 1997. Book Condition: Good. 1st Edition. N/A. Ships from Reno, NV. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP92994232
Book Description Addison-Wesley, 1997. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Good condition, some are ex-library and can have markings. Bookseller Inventory # GD-261-14-6306006