The story of the migration of the Cornish people throughout the world is an epic. Payton is one of the world's leading scholars of the movement of Cornish people over time, both within the UK and to the major mining and agricultural districts of the world. This book follows new research over the last six years.
Payton, Philip J., 1953-
The Cornish overseas
a history of Cornwall's `great emigration'
Fowey, Cornwall : Cornwall Editions, 2005.
Rev. and updated ed.
466 p. : maps ; 23 cm.
Originally published: Cornwall: Fowey Rare, 1999.
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Includes bibliographic references and index.
Cornish Foreign countries History.
Cornish Social conditions.
Cornwall (England) Emigration and immigration Fiction.