The Finnish Immigrant Experience in North America, 1880-2000: Studies in Cultural Geography

This is a compilation of over twenty years of research and publication of articles dealing with the Finnish ethnic group of North America. Topics include Finnish immigrants of Atlantic Canada, runaway sailors, prairie farmers, commercial fishermen of Lake Superior, the Finland-Swedish ethnolinguistic minority of Canada, the Finns of Virginia and Central Appalachia, and the popularity of the Finnish sauna in the American hospitality industry.