In search of peace and prosperity : new German settlements in eighteenth-century Europe and America

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Contributors: Wellenreuther, Wilson, Rena, 19 Lehmann, Hartm
Format: Book
Published: University Park, Penn. : Pennsylvania State University Press, c2000.
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Table of Contents:
  • Contexts for migration in the early modern world: public policy, European migrating experiences, Transatlantic migration, and the genesis of American culture / Hermann Wellenreuther
  • Huguenot settlements in Central Europe / Thomas Klingebiel
  • The Salzburger migration to Prussia: causes and choices / Mack Walker
  • German religious emigration to Russia in the eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries: three case studies / Andreas Gestrich
  • The spiritual importance of the eighteenth century / Jon Butler
  • The problem of the eighteenth century in Transatlantic religious history / A. Gregg Roeber
  • Communication at risk: the beginnings of the Halle correspondence with the Pennsylvania Lutherans / Thomas Müller-Bahlke
  • Communications and group interaction among German migrants to colonial Pennsylvania: the case of Baden-Durlach / Mark Häberlein
  • From the Rhine to the Delaware valley: the eighteenth-century Transatlantic trading channels of Caspar Wistar / Rosalind J. Beiler
  • German settlements in the British North American colonies: a patchwork of cultural assimilation and persistence / Marianne S. Wokeck
  • Land, population, and labor: Lutheran immigrants in colonial Georgia / Renate Wilson
  • "We do not want to introduce anything new": transplanting the communal life from Herrnhut to the upper Ohio valley / Carola Wessel
  • Recent research on migration / Hermann Wellenreuther
  • Transatlantic migration, Transatlantic networks, Transatlantic transfers: concluding remarks / Hartmu