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American Exodus

The Dust Bowl Migration and Okie Culture in California

by James N. Gregory

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages368
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Open LibraryOL7387005M
ISBN 100195071360
ISBN 109780195071368

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American Exodus is the first book to examine the cultural implications of that massive 20th-century population shift. In this rich account of the experiences and impact of these migrant heartlanders, Gregory fills an important gap in recent American social by: 'An American Exodus' is a book of remarkable photos and well worth having if you are interested in America during the Depression years.

BTW, the book reproduces the back dust jacket of the original and the New York publisher, Reynal & Hitchcock, list other "Vital books of our Time" and for three bucks you could buy 'Mein Kampf' by Adolf Hitler 5/5(9). First published inAn American Exodus is one of the masterpieces of the documentary genre.

Produced by incomparable documentary photographer Dorothea Lange with text by her husband, Paul Taylor, An American Exodus was taken in the early s while the couple were working for the Farm Security Administration (FSA) The book documents the rural poverty of the/5.

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In this rich account of the experiences and impact of these migrant heartlanders, Gregory fills an important gap in recent American social history/5(7). American Exodus is the first book to explore this extraordinary migration of Chinese Americans.

Their exodus shaped Sino-American relations, the development of key economic sectors in China, the character of social life in its coastal cities, debates about the meaning of culture and “modernity” there, and the U.S.

government’s approach to. BOOK REVIEW: Southwestern Subculture Survives Depression: American Exodus book EXODUS: The Dust Bowl Migration and Okie Culture in California by James N.

Gregory Oxford University Press $, Author: JONATHAN KIRSCH. American Exodus is the first book to examine the cultural implications of that massive 20th-century population shift. In this rich account of the experiences and impact of these migrant heartlanders, Gregory fills an important gap in recent American social : 15 Then the king of Egypt spoke to the Hebrew midwives, one of whom was named Shiphrah and the other was named Puah; 16 and he said, “When you are helping the Hebrew women to give birth and see them upon the birthstool, if it is a son, then you shall put him to death; but if it is a daughter, then she shall live.” 17 But the midwives feared God, and did not do as the king of Egypt had.

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Produced by incomparable documentary photographer Dorothea Lange with text by her husband, Paul Taylor, An American Exodus was taken in the early s while the couple were working for the Farm Security Administration (FSA) The book documents the rural poverty of the depression-era exodus.

"Exodus" is a Latin word derived from Greek Exodos, the name given to the book by those who translated it into Greek. The word means "exit," "departure" (see Lk ; Heb ).

The name was retained by the Latin Vulgate, by the Jewish author Philo (a contemporary of Christ) and by the Syriac version. American Exodus The Dust Bowl Migration and Okie Culture in California James N. Gregory. In this pathbreaking book, Gregory takes us back to the Dust Bowl migration of the s and the war boom influx of the s to explore the experiences of the more than one million Oklahomans, Arkansans, Texans, and Missourians who sought opportunities in California.

All American History is intended to adapt to any age group, but it's best for grades High school students will need more, and will have already encountered most of the material.

High school students will need more, and will have already encountered most of the material. American Exodus is the first book to examine the cultural implications of that massive 20th-century population shift.

In this rich account of the experiences and impact of these migrant heartlanders, Gregory fills an important gap in recent American social history. show more/5(). AMERICAN EXODUS: The Dust Bowl Migration and Okie Culture in California Berkeley)now updates how ""Okies"" affected the culture of California, both short- and long-term.

Though the term ""Okie"" became generic for the over one-million settlers in California, migrants actually came from not only Oklahoma, but also from Texas, Arkansas, and. American exodus Item Preview remove-circle Borrow this book to access EPUB files. IN COLLECTIONS. Books to Borrow.

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Introduction: The Oppression of the Israelites in Egypt Chapter 1. Jacob’s Descendants in Egypt. 1 These are the names of the sons of Israel [] who, accompanied by their households, entered into Egypt with Jacob: 2 [] Reuben, Simeon, Levi and Judah; 3 Issachar, Zebulun and Benjamin; 4 Dan and Naphtali; Gad and Asher.

Gregory begins with the Dust Bowl-era migration during the s. He points out that, contrary to the Steinbeck image of the downtrodden Joads, many Okies were not poverty-stricken dirt farmers, and very few of them ended up owning or living on their own farms in California.

An American Exodus: A Record of Human Erosion “The story of the 'Grapes of Wrath'--the story of that tragic dislocation which is driving hundreds of thousands of impoverished Americans off the land, onto the highways, into the already flooded market of migrant laborers is also the subject of 'An American Exodus.'"—Paul Strand.

American Exodus The Dust Bowl Migration and Okie Culture in California. by James N. Gregory [photo essay] [links and sources] This is a companion website for James N.

Gregory's American Exodus: The Dust Bowl Migration and Okie Culture in California (Oxford University Press, ).It includes information about the prize-winning book and photographs and links to further information about the. 'An American Exodus' is a book of remarkable photos and well worth having if you are interested in America during the Depression years.

BTW, the book reproduces the back dust jacket of the original and the New York publisher, Reynal & Hitchcock, list other "Vital books of our Time" and for three bucks you could buy 'Mein Kampf' by Adolf Hitler 5/5(7).

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Gregory, James. American Exodus: The Dust Bowl Migration and Okie Culture in York: Oxford University Press, Summary. In American Exodus, James Gregory traces the migrations of Southwesterners to California during the Dust Bowl years of the s and during the war boom years of the s to demonstrate how their experiences in California and their interactions with.

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These products are meticulously organized and presented with original reviews and personal suggestions, helping you discover what's best for your family and lifestyle. THE BOOK OF EXODUS. The second book of the Pentateuch is called Exodus, from the Greek word for “departure,” because its central event was understood by the Septuagint’s translators to be the departure of the Israelites from Egypt.

Its Hebrew title, Shemoth (“Names”), is from the book’s opening phrase, “These are the names. First published inAn American Exodus is one of the masterpieces of the documentary genre.

Produced by incomparable documentary photographer Dorothea Lange with text by her husband, Paul Taylor, An American Exodus was taken in the early s while the couple were working for the Farm Security Administration (FSA) The book documents the rural poverty of the.

THE NEW AMERICAN BIBLE See also: Credits IntraText CT is the hypertextualized text together with wordlists and concordances. Other articles where An American Exodus: A Record of Human Erosion is discussed: Dorothea Lange: her photographs in the book An American Exodus: A Record of Human Erosion.

Her second husband, economist Paul Taylor, provided the text. (Lange’s first husband was painter Maynard Dixon). She then received a Guggenheim fellowship inand the following year she recorded the mass evacuation. 15 The king of Egypt then spoke to the Hebrew midwives, one of whom was called Shiphrah, and the other Puah.

16 'When you attend Hebrew women in childbirth,' he said, 'look at the two stones. If it is a boy, kill him; if a girl, let her live.' 17 But the midwives were God-fearing women and did not obey the orders of the king of Egypt, but allowed the boys to live.

Those who wrote the Greek version of the Old Testament (the Septuagint) named the book Exodus to emphasize how God chose Moses to lead the Hebrew people out of slavery in Egypt. The Hebrew title of the book is taken from the first words and means “These are the names”—a phrase that also appears in Genesis with a list of the names of.

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In this rich account of the experiences and impact of these migrant heartlanders, Gregory fills an important gap in recent American social history. 1 Now Moses was pasturing the flock of Jethro his father-in-law, the priest of Midian; and he led the flock to the west side of the wilderness and came to Horeb, the mountain of God.

2 The angel of the L ord appeared to him in a blazing fire from the midst of a bush; and he looked, and behold, the bush was burning with fire, yet the bush was not consumed.

Buy An American Exodus: A Record of Human Erosion by Dorothea Lange online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 1 editions - starting at $1, Shop now. The Book of Exodus. The second book of the Pentateuch is called Exodus, from the Greek word for “departure,” because its central event was understood by the Septuagint’s translators to be the departure of the Israelites from Egypt.

Its Hebrew title, Shemoth (“Names”), is from the book’s opening phrase, “These are the names. The Exodus happened around either or BC. Tradition holds that Moses wrote the book of Exodus.

Though scholars speculate and debate, there is no good reason to deny that Moses wrote the book. The book of Exodus records the history of Israel’s enslavement to Pharaoh and their freedom through a deliverer that God raised up.

The Book of Exodus is the second book of the Bible and describes the Exodus, which includes the Israelites' deliverance from slavery in Egypt through the hand of Yahweh, the revelations at biblical Mount Sinai, and the subsequent "divine indwelling" of God with Israel.

Exodus is traditionally ascribed to Moses, but modern scholars see its initial composition as a product of the Babylonian. In American Exodus, James N. Gregory presents the struggles and misconceptions of the Okie migrant, their defiance to cultural oppression and the change they brought.

To analyze the brunt force of the Dust Bowl and the Depression of the Great Plain region; he traces the movement from route   A compelling cautionary tale, American Exodus argues that mankind can survive the coming century of climate chaos if we act now to preserve our northern shelter of last resort.

Holding this book should feel like being touched by a cattle prod/5(19).Exodus 32 And when the I pray thee, out of thy book which thou hast written. 33 And Jehovah said unto Moses, Whosoever hath sinned against me, him will I blot out of my book.

34 And now go, lead the people unto the place of which I have spoken unto thee: Exodus 32 English Read the American Standard Version Online https.