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A review of Harriet Martineaus Retrospect of western travel,

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Published by W. Lewer in New York .
Written in English

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  • Martineau, Harriet, 1802-1876 -- Retrospect of western travel. [from old catalog]

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    LC ClassificationsE165 .M385
    The Physical Object
    Pagination33 pp. 23 cm.
    Number of Pages33
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23368622M
    LC Control Number01027884

    Retrospect of western travel: Harriet Martineau: Books - Skip to main content. Try Prime EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Returns & Orders Try Prime Cart. Books Go Search Hello Select your address.   Her support of abolitionism, then unpopular, caused controversy. This was increased by the publication, soon after her return, of Theory and Practice of Society in America () and a Retrospect of Western Travel (), two books that led to the founding of modern s: Thomas Martineau, Elizabeth Martineau.

    Retrospect of Western Travel. | Title: Retrospect of Western her: British Library, Historical Print EditionsThe British Library is the national library of the United Kingdom. It is one of the world's largest research libraries holding over million items in all known languages and formats: books, journals, newspapers, sound recordings, patents, maps, stamps, prints and much more. Harriet Martineau () was unusual for being a professional full-time writer at a time when few women were able to pursue such a career. She was a translator, novelist, speech writer, and journalist who wrote a popular defence of the free market, pioneering travel writing about a trip to America, and on the woman question.

      Harriet Martineau Topics United States -- Social life and customs -- , Martineau, Harriet, -- Travel -- United States, United States -- Description and travel, E During the s, he and his sister Harriet both published numerous articles on Unitarianism in John Chapman's radical London-based periodical, the “Westminster Review.” Returning from her trip to the United States where she traveled o miles, she wrote “Society in America” in and “Retrospect of Western Travel” in Place Of Birth: Norwich, City of Norwich, Norfolk, England.


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A of the edition of Martineau's famed travel account of the United States in the Jacksonian era. Despite the hostile reception accorded some of Mrs. Martineau's comments on slavery, her perceptive observations on American life in the 's have particular relevance to today's student of by: Get this from a library.

Retrospect of western travel. [Harriet Martineau] -- This abridgement of the original edition offers a view of Jacksonian America. Here are Martineau's condemnation of slavery and her championship of abolition and women's rights; her incisive. Harriet Martineau was a unique figure in Victorian culture, and a key contributor to a wide range of its intellectual and social debates.

In more detail Harriet Martineau, the daughter of a textile manufacturer from Norwich, was born in She based two books, Society in America,and Retrospect of Western Travel,upon these experiences.

Although she was generally impressed by American democracy, in Society in America Martineau expressed disappointment in the free enterprise system for the tendency to allow some, pursuing "a sordid love of gain," to trample the rights.

Martineau’s important writings include, in addition to those already described, her Retrospect of Western Travel, another book about the United States (), a novel, Deerbrook (), and an account of the history and practice of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam, Eastern Life Present and Past ().

Her journalism, always pointed. Harriet saw that women were denied education and had only one option and duty in the United States: marriage. In her book, she openly writes against discrimination and slavery. InHarriet began writing for Charles Dickens' newspaper, the Daily News, where she totaled over articles (Simkin, ).

In addition, she wrote for other. This is a facsimile or image-based PDF made from scans of the original book. Kindle: KB: This is an E-book formatted for Amazon Kindle devices. EBook PDF: KB: This text-based PDF or EBook was created from the HTML version of this book and is part of the Portable Library of Liberty.

ePub: KB. In toHarriet Martineau took a month trip to America for her health. She traveled extensively, visiting many luminaries including former president James Madison.

She published two books about her travels, Society in America in and A Retrospect of Western Travel in Harriet Martineau (/ ˈ m ɑːr t ən ˌ oʊ /; 12 June – 27 June ) was a British social theorist and Whig writer, often cited as the first female sociologist. Martineau wrote many books and a multitude of essays from a sociological, holistic, religious, domestic, Born: 12 JuneNorwich, United Kingdom.

Harriet Martineau was born in in Norwich, England. She was the sixth of eight children born to Elizabeth Rankin and Thomas Martineau. Thomas owned a textile mill, and Elizabeth was the daughter of a sugar refiner and grocer, making the family economically stable and.

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Try. Prime Cart. All Go Search Hello Select your address Reviews: 1.Full text of "A review of Harriet Martineau's "Retrospect of western travel,"" Of all the books in the English language on her subject, her ' Society in America' is incomparably the ablest and most instructive, and we can conscientiously say of her ' Retrospect of Western Travel,' that it distances all her competitors in the qualities which.Retrospect of Western Travel (Volume 1) eBook: Martineau, Harriet: : Kindle StoreAuthor: Harriet Martineau.