Of a Place and a Time Remembering Lancaster

By: Altick, Richard Daniel

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8.86 X 5.84 X 0.84 inches; viii, 199 pages; Hard cover is rust colored with gold lettering on spine. Previous owner's name on front end paper. Pages are clean and tight. DJ has light rubbing/scuffing/bumping. "The setting is Lancaster, Pennsylvania, the small and 'typical' city where Altick grew up between the world wars. Trains stopped there, Hamilton Watch Company produced fine craftsmanship; rich farmland [sic, farmed, in large part, by the Amish and Mennonite] surrounded the town; and there were enough characters to people a set of novels...."

Title: Of a Place and a Time Remembering Lancaster

Author Name: Altick, Richard Daniel

Categories: Autobiography, Transportation/Vehicles/Machinery, social history, psychology/philosophy, Government/Economics/Law/Politics, Reference, Religion, Geography, American History, Cultural History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Hamden, CT, Archon Books: 1991

ISBN Number: 0208023216

ISBN Number 13: 9780208023216

Binding: First Printing; Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good+ dust jacket

Seller ID: 7677

Keywords: American Architects; Amish; Mennonites; Urban Life; Farming Communties; Agricultural Life; Biography; Autobiography; Social Life;,