Immigration in U.S. History

(Book - 2006)
Immigration in U.S. History
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Immigration in U.S. History examines the many issues surrounding immigration--from the earliest settlement of British North America through the immediate aftermath of the of September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. The two-volume set's 193 articles explore immigration from a wide variety of perspectives.

Baker & Taylor
This book "places special emphasis on the many ethnic communities that have provided American immigrants. For example, readers will find 17 articles treating African Americans; 56 articles about Asian immigrants, including articles specifically on Chinese, Filipino, Hmong, Japanese, Korean, Pacific Islander, South Asian, Southeast Asian, Tibetan, and Vietnamese immigrants; 25 articles on Latino and West Indian immigrants, including articles specifically on Cubans, Dominicans, Haitians, Jamaicans, and Mexicans; 10 articles on Middle Eastern immigrants, including articles specifically on Arabs, Iranians, and Israelis; 37 articles on European immigrants, including articles on German, Irish, Italian, Jewish, Polish, Russian, and Scandinavian immigrants."

Statement of Responsibility: edited by Carl L. Bankston, III, Danielle Antoinette Hidalgo ; project editor, R. Kent Rasmussen
Title: Immigration in U.S. history
Publisher: Pasadena, Calif. : Salem Press, c2006
Characteristics: 2 v. (xxi, 784 p.) : ill. ; 24 cm.
Sold by: Salem Press
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Contents: v. 1. Accent discrimination. Indentured servitude
v. 2. Indigenous superordination. Zadvydas v. Davis. Appendices. Indexes
Subject Headings: United States Emigration and immigration History
Additional Contributors: Hidalgo, Danielle Antoinette
Bankston, Carl L. (Carl Leon), 1952-
LCCN: 2005033560
ISBN: 9781587652684
Branch Call Number: 304.873 I
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