The Dutch American Farm

9780814715000: Paperback
Release Date: 1st August 1993

Dimensions: 152 x 229

Number of Pages: 262

Series The American Social Experience

NYU Press

The Dutch American Farm

Paperback / £20.99


David Steven Cohen is Senior Research Associate and Director of the Ethnic History Program at the New Jersey Historical Commission. He holds a Ph.D. in American Civilization from the University of Pennsylvania.

"Cohen presents a detailed description of the everyday life of early Dutch settlers in New York and New Jersey. He gives special attention to the rise of the Dutch Reformed Church in these areas, and particularly the denomination's transformation into a subculture that could truly be considered American."-Bookman's Weekly

"A rich and readable source of information and interpretation."-New York History

"An impressive study of material culture."-Choice