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This land is our land : a history of American immigration

  • ISBN: 9781419716607 (alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 1419716603 (alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: print
    124 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 27 cm
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Abrams Books for Young Readers, 2016.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at George H. and Ella M. Rodgers Memorial Library.

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George H. and Ella M. Rodgers Memorial Library Y 304.8 OSBORNE 34510010870002 Teen Area - Non-fiction Available -

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 119-120) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: The beginnings: Germans, Irish, and Nativists -- The other Europe arrives: Italians, Jews, and Eastern Europeans -- The other shore: immigrants from Asia -- South of our border: Latin American immigrants -- Seeking safety and liberty: refugees -- This land is whose land?: from World War II into the twenty-first century -- Appendix: Coming to-and staying in-the United States -- Selected time line of immigration history.
Summary, etc.: "This book explores the way government policy and popular responses to immigrant groups evolved throughout U.S. history, particularly between 1800 and 1965. The book concludes with a summary of events up to contemporary times, as immigration again becomes a hot-button issue."--Provided by publisher.
Awards Note:
YALSA Award for Excellence in Nonfiction for Young Adults Award: Finalist
Subject: Immigrants United States History Juvenile literature
Immigrants United States History
United States History History Juvenile literature
United States History History
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