Snowflakes and Other Stories

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We see an illustration of this in the place-name ending -thwaite, of Norwegian origin, which is common in West Yorkshire, Lancashire and the Lake District, but rare east of the Pennines, where the Danish cognate -thorpe is far more common. The periods of increased English immigration in this century are notable because they involved more people from middle and upper-class groups whose migrations raised political issues in England, not because the level of immigration was significant.

Pages: 132

Publisher: Stosius Inc/Advent Books Division (March 1992)

ISBN: 812200265X

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