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contents 1. An Enterprising and Industrious Population  1 2. A New and Better Life  15 3. I Can Live Here Better  33 4. Vexatious and Hard Labors  55 5. The Common Dependence of Man  81 6. Cook, Nursemaid, and Housewife  99 7. A Great Business Is Done  115 8. A Store Almost in Sight  141 Conclusion  159 Acknowledgments  165 Notes  167 Bibliography  207 Index  233 a store almost in sight ...