The European origins of German-American diversity

Reichmann, Eberhard and Ruth Reichmann (2000) The European origins of German-American diversity. 44:17-31.

Language: English; This article focuses on tribal and geographic origins and linguistic differences between German-speaking regions. It considers the dynastic-political and religious influences at work in various areas and looks at customs and traditions in various locales, considering particularly the question of how certain folkways were transferred from the Old to the New World.