Daily life in the colonial city / Keith Krawczynski.
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- ISBN: 9780313334191 (cloth : alk. paper)
- ISBN: 0313334196 (cloth : alk. paper)
- Physical Description: xxxv, 554 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm.
- Publisher: Santa Barbara, Calif. : Greenwood, c2013.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:|| Includes bibliographical references (p. -534) and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:|| Settlement -- Government -- Family & community -- Religion -- Labor and economy -- Education -- Crime and punishment -- Poverty and poor relief -- Housing and street life -- Food and dining -- Clothing and cleanliness -- Health and medicine -- Recreation -- Arts and sciences -- Cities in rebellion.
|Summary, etc.:|| In-depth, thematic chapters explore many aspects of urban life in colonial America, including working conditions for men, women, children, free blacks, and slaves as well as strikes and labor issues; the class hierarchy and its purpose in urban society; childbirth, courtship, family, and death; housing styles and urban diet; and the threat of disease and the growth of poverty.
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