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Author Rath, Richard Cullen.

Title How early America sounded / Richard Cullen Rath.

Imprint Ithaca, N.Y. : Cornell University Press, c2003.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    973.2 RAT    DUE 08-20-21
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    973.2 RAT    Available
Description xi, 227 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 191-218) and index.
Contents Those thunders, those roarings : the natural soundscape -- From the sounds of things -- No corner for the Devil to hide -- On the rant -- The howling wilderness.
Subject Sound -- Social aspects -- United States -- History.
Voice -- Social aspects -- United States -- History.
Hearing -- Social aspects -- United States -- History.
Listening -- Social aspects -- United States -- History.
United States -- Social life and customs -- To 1775.
United States -- Social conditions -- To 1865.
ISBN 0801441269 (alk. paper)

 
    
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