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By Odd Lovoll

ISBN-10: 0873519728

ISBN-13: 9780873519724

Across the Deep Blue Sea investigates a bankruptcy in Norwegian immigration historical past that hasn't ever been totally instructed prior to. atypical S. Lovoll relates how Quebec, Montreal, and different port towns in Canada grew to become the gateway for Norwegian emigrants to North the USA, exchanging ny because the major vacation spot from 1850 till the past due 1860s. in the course of these years, ninety four percentage of Norwegian emigrants landed in Canada.

After the advent of unfastened alternate, Norwegian crusing ships engaged within the profitable trees alternate among Canada and the British Isles. Ships carried trees a technique around the Atlantic and emigrants at the method west. For the overwhelming majority touchdown in Canadian port towns, Canada grew to become a hall to their ultimate locations within the top Midwest, basically Wisconsin and Minnesota. Lovoll explains the institution and failure of Norwegian colonies in Quebec Province and will pay due consciousness to the tragic destiny of the Gaspe settlement.

A own tale of the emigrant event handed down as relatives lore is retold the following, supported by means of broad study. the adventure south and cost within the higher Midwest completes a hugely human narrative of the travails, patience, disasters, and successes of people that sought a greater existence in a brand new land.

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