A Town In-Between–Now Available

A Town In-Between: Carlisle, Pennsylvania, and the Early Mid-Atlantic Interior

Judith Ridner

320 pages | 6 x 9 | 17 illus.

Cloth 2010 | ISBN 978-0-8122-4236-2 | $49.95 | £32.50

A volume in the Early American Studies series

A Town In-BetweenThis study of eighteenth-century Carlisle, Pennsylvania, and its Scots-Irish inhabitants reconsiders the role early American towns played in the development of the American interior. Towns were not spearheads of a progressive Euro-American civilization but volatile places functioning in the middle of a diverse and dynamic mid-Atlantic.

Read more . . .

Book reviewers: to request a press copy, contact Ellen Trachtenberg.

Educators: to request an exam copy for course use consideration, click here.