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Wade, Richard C. 1922-2008

Overview
Works: 49 works in 222 publications in 2 languages and 7,708 library holdings
Genres: History  Pictorial works  Illustrated works  Sources  Military history  Textbooks 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction
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Most widely held works about Richard C Wade
 
Most widely held works by Richard C Wade
Slavery in the cities : the South, 1820-1860 by Richard C Wade( Book )

47 editions published between 1964 and 1980 in English and held by 2,831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is a classic work on how slaves adapted to urban life and found some bit of solace from the pecular institution by working in cities. Richard Wade explains how slaves worked as carpenters, metal workers, painters, and numerous other jobs to earn income for their masters and themselves. The city changed the character of slavery by giving slaves some choices and flexibility in mixing with the urban environment
The urban frontier; the rise of western cities, 1790-1830 by Richard C Wade( Book )

33 editions published between 1959 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 1,382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When The Urban Frontier was first published it roused attention because it held that settlers made a concerted effort to bring established institutions and ways to their new country. This differed markedly from the then-dominant Turnerian hypothesis that a culture's identity and behavior was determined by its history and experience in a particular social and physical environment. The Urban Frontier is still considered one of the most important books in urban history. This printing of the now-classic Wade volume features a new introduction by Zane L. Miller
Chicago : growth of a metropolis by Harold M Mayer( Book )

27 editions published between 1969 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pictorial history of Chicago, emphasizing the physical conditions of life in the city, and discussing how the city expanded and why it looks the way it does
The urban frontier; pioneer life in early Pittsburgh, Cincinnati, Lexington, Louisville and St. Louis by Richard C Wade( Book )

30 editions published between 1959 and 1976 in English and Undetermined and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"P161." Bibliographical footnotes
The Negro in American life : selected readings by Richard C Wade( Book )

8 editions published between 1965 and 1970 in English and held by 500 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cities by Richard C Wade( Book )

8 editions published between 1973 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 419 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Slavery in the Cities by Richard C Wade( )

3 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Attempts to show what happened to slavery in an urban environment and to reconstruct the texture of life of the Negroes who lived in bondage in the cities
Cities in American life; selected readings by Richard C Wade( Book )

3 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of the United States by Richard C Wade( Book )

4 editions published between 1966 and 1972 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A high school textbook tracing the history of the United States from the arrival of the first settlers to the present day
Libraries in the service of a free society : report of the New York State Governor's Commission on Libraries by New York (State)( Book )

4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of the United States; with selected readings by Richard C Wade( Book )

3 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Foreign policy and the American spirit; essays by Dexter Perkins( Book )

4 editions published between 1957 and 1972 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teacher's guide and key for A history of the United States : with selected readings by Richard C Wade( Book )

5 editions published between 1966 and 1972 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The urban life in America series( )

in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Slavery in the cities : the south 1820-1860 by Richard C Wade( Book )

3 editions published between 1954 and 1964 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Urban life in western America, 1790-1830 by Richard C Wade( Book )

2 editions published in 1958 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chicago : growth of a metropolis by Harold M Mayer( )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pictorial history of Chicago, emphasizing the physical conditions of life in the city, and discussing how the city expanded and why it looks the way it does
Foreign Policy and the American Spirit. Essays ... Edited by Glyndon G. Van Deusen and Richard C. Wade by Dexter PERKINS( Book )

1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The urban frontier by Richard C Wade( Book )

2 editions published between 1959 and 1964 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Slavery in the cities : the South, 1820-1860 Slavery in the Cities
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The urban frontier; the rise of western cities, 1790-1830Chicago : growth of a metropolisSlavery in the Cities
Alternative Names
Richard Clement Wade American historian

Richard Clement Wade Amerikaans historicus (1921-2008)

Richard Clement Wade historiador estatunidenc

Wade, Richard C., 1922-

Wade, Richard Clement 1922-

Wade, Richard Clement 1922-2008

Languages
English (188)

French (1)