Notes English traveler of America of the XIX century. One of the most famous and popular books about America in the last century Europe has been proposed to your attention the book "The New America (New America), written by English writer and traveler, William Dixon (William Hepworth Dixon) (1821-1879). Dixon traveled all along and across America, visited many remarkable places in this country, a lot of contact with the Americans. His book is a very interesting story about the history and geography of the United States, but in particular - about the life and customs of the Americans. In the opinion of Dickson main components of the American way of life and engines of progress is a love of freedom and strength of religious foundations. "Study the past, long does my pen, it led me past summer to the shores of James River and Plymouth Rock. I was looking for the old world, and found a new one. On the east and west, north and south, I met with new ideas, new aspirations, new methods, in a word the New America. "