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ERIC Number: EJ134694
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1976
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Italian in Colonial America
Pace, Antonio
Modern Language Journal, 60, 3, 109-115, Mar 76
A brief historical review shows the cultural influence of Italy on England, a cultural climate the colonists brought to America. The attitude of J. Adams, J. Madison, T. Jefferson and B. Franklin towards the Italian language are reported. In particular, Franklin's considerable appreciation for the Italian culture is pointed out. (MS)
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Identifiers - Location: Italy; United Kingdom (England)