Pennsylvania : a history of the Commonwealth / edited by Randall M. Miller and William Pencak
- University Park, Pa. : Pennsylvania State University Press ; Harrisburg, Pa. : The Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, 
- Copyright Date:
- Physical Description:
- xxxi, 654 pages : illustrations (some color), maps, portraits ; 27 cm
- Additional Creators:
- Miller, Randall M.
Pencak, William, 1951-2013
Bronner, Simon J.
Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
- THE HISTORY: The First Pennsylvanians / Daniel K. Richter -- Encounter and experiment: The Colonial Period / Susan E. Klepp -- The promise of revolution: 1750-1800 / Emma Lapsansky -- Civil Wars: 1850-1900 / Walter Licht -- Reforming the Commonwealth: 1900-1950 / David R. Contosta -- The Postindustrial Age: 1950-2000 / Philip Jenkins -- Epilogue: The making and unmaking of the Pennsylvania Empire / Michael Zuckerman -- WAYS TO PENNSYLVANIA'S PAST: Geography / Wilber Zelinsky -- Architecture / Richard J. Webster -- Archaeology / Verna L. Cowin -- Folklore and folklife / Simon J. Bronner -- Genealogy / James M. Beidler -- Photography / Lilnda Ries -- Art / Randall M. Miller and William Pencak -- Oral history / Linda Shopes -- Literature / David Demarest.
- Includes index.
"A Keystone book".
Worthington Scranton's copyenscribed by editor.
Chapter 11 author: Simon J. Bronner, member of Penn State Harrisburg faculty.
PSU Archives has 2 copies (hardback and paperback).
- Source of Acquisition:
- Fayette copy: Selected in honor of Ida M. Procyk, Grand Destiny campaign volunteer; 20023.
Shenango copy: Selected in honor of Paul D. Chadderton, Grand Destiny campaign volunteer; 20023.
Center for the Book copy: Purchased with funds from the Class of 1960 Endowed Library Fund; 20034.
Earth & Mineral Sciences copy: Purchased with funds from the Class of 1962 Libraries Endowment; 20034.
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