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  • Virginians at Home: Family Life in the Eighteenth Century

    Virginians at Home: Family Life in the Eighteenth Century

    A look at the complex society of eighteenth-century Virginia from the planters of the Tidewater to the Scotch-Irish and German farmers in the Shenandoah Valley.

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    By Edmund S. Morgan

    Morgan sketches the day-to-day life of colonial Virginians. From the planters of the Tidewater to the Scotch-Irish and German farmers in the Shenandoah Valley, he explores such matters as childhood, marriage, servants and slaves, homes, and holidays in the complex society of eighteenth-century Virginia. 101 pp., 20 black-and-white illustrations, 5 1/4 x 8 1952; 12th printing 2002 CW No. 2808 Hardbound ISBN 0-910412-52-9 $14.95





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