[Reading] ➵ The Francis Daniel Pastorius Reader ➼ Patrick Erben – Tbjewellers.co.uk Francis Daniel Pastorius was one of the first German settlers to Pennsylvania and a touchstone figure of German American cultural heritage This monumental anthology presents a selection of his many wr Francis Daniel Daniel Pastorius PDF Ë Pastorius was one of the first German settlers to Pennsylvania and a touchstone figure of German American cultural heritage This monumental anthology presents a selection of his many writings in one volumePastorius sailed to North America as a Pietist but found a uniue home among the uakers in The Francis Kindle - Pennsylvania Within this early modern religious context he was a lawyer educator and community leader; a polymath; and a prolific writer and collector of knowledge At the turn of the eighteenth century Pastorius held one of the largest manuscript collections in North America and wrote voluminously in multiple languages His collecting Francis Daniel Pastorius ePUB ✓ curation and dissemination represents a uniue look at the ways information was stored processed and utilized during the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries in both North America and Europe This rich selection of Pastorius's writings on religion education gardening law and community and the colony of Pennsylvania as well as letters poems and numerous encyclopedic and bibliographic works shows the mind of a true humanist in actionPastorius's works have long been important to the archival study of early German settlement and the Atlantic world Now available together transcribed translated and annotated his writings will have widespread significance to the study of early American literature and history.
- 480 pages
- The Francis Daniel Pastorius Reader
- Patrick Erben
- 22 March 2015 Patrick Erben