Isaac Polvi: The Autobiography of a Finnish Immigrant

Isaac Polvi: The Autobiography of a Finnish Immigrant


Written by Joseph Damrell

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ISBN: 9780878390663
Dimensions: 6 x 9 inches
Pages: 196

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This manuscript was found in 1951, 27 years after Polvi's death. Originally written in Finnish, it is a primary first-hand account of life in post-feudal Finland at the turn of the 19th century, giving insight into the poverty and politics and precious to the archives of immigrant accounts.