Inventing Disaster: The Culture of Calamity from the Jamestown Colony to the Johnstown Flood

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Product Details

Price
$34.95
Publisher
University of North Carolina Press
Publish Date
November 18, 2019
Pages
304
Dimensions
6.4 X 9.3 X 1.1 inches | 1.25 pounds
Language
English
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9781469652511

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About the Author

Cynthia A. Kierner is professor of history at George Mason University and the author of Martha Jefferson Randolph, Daughter of Monticello.

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Kierner presents an in-depth, well-researched and persuasive thesis for the beginning and eventual continuation of a cultural mind-set that has remained fairly intact since the 19th-century.--Library Journal