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  • From Ellis Island to JFK: New York`s Two Great Waves of Immigration

    In the history, the very personality, of New York City, few events loom larger than the wave of immigration at the turn of the last century. Today a similar influx of new immigrants is transforming the city again. Better than one in three New Yorkers is now an immigrant. From Ellis Island to JFK is the first in-depth study that compares these two huge social changes. A key contribution of this book is Nancy Foner’s reassessment of the myths that have grown up around the earlier Jewish and Italian immigration—and that deeply color how today...

    • ASIN: 0300093217

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    • ASIN: 0972938672

  • Studies Of The Third Wave: Recent Soviet Jewish Immigration To The United States

    During the 1970s the Soviet Union allowed large numbers of its citizens to emigrate, the first major group allowed to leave in five decades. The number of emigres peaked in 1979, with 50,000 persons leaving the USSR—most of them Soviet Jews, most of them bound for the United States. This book studies this most recent of three major influxes of Soviet Jews into the United States. Using case studies based on six major cities, it considers where the immigrants came from, why they came, how they feel about the Soviet regime and people, what their...

    • ASIN: B07VDMY7GB

  • Hopeful Journeys: German Immigration, Settlement, and Political Culture in Colonial America, 1717-1775 (Early American Studies)

    In 1700, some 250,000 white and black inhabitants populated the thirteen American colonies, with the vast majority of whites either born in England or descended from English immigrants. By 1776, the non-Native American population had increased tenfold, and non-English Europeans and Africans dominated new immigration. Of all the European immigrant groups, the Germans may have been the largest.Aaron Spencer Fogleman has written the first comprehensive history of this eighteenth-century German settlement of North America. Utilizing a vast body of ...

    • ASIN: 0812215486
    • Brand: Brand: University of Pennsylvania Press

  • Studies Of The Third Wave: Recent Soviet Jewish Immigration To The United States (Replica)

    Book by Dan N. Jacobs

    • ASIN: 0865311439
    • Brand: Brand: Westview Press

  • Hidden in the Heartland: The New Wave of Immigrants and the Challenge to America

    As other teens returned home from school, thirteen-year-old José Silva headed for work at a restaurant, where he would remain until 2:00 a.m. Francisca Herrera, a tomato picker, was exposed to pesticides while she was pregnant and gave birth to a baby without arms or legs. Silva and Herrera immigrated illegally to the United States, and their experiences are far from unique. In this comprehensive, balanced overview of the immigration crisis, Nancy Brown Diggs examines the abusive, unethical conditions under which many immigrants work, and exp...

    • ASIN: 0870139975
    • Brand: Brand: Michigan State University Press

  • Ex Mex: From Migrants to Immigrants

    From the massive nationwide rally in support of immigrant rights in May 2006 to protests against the increasingly frequent immigration raids across the country, the public debate on immigration reform has largely centered on Mexican immigrants. Yet, in the United States, we rarely hear the Mexican perspective on the issue.In “portraits that defy American stereotypes of who is a Mexican immigrant” (Booklist), former Mexican foreign minister and eminent scholar Jorge G. Castañeda describes just who makes up the newest generation of immigrant...

    • ASIN: 1595581634
    • Brand: Brand: New Press, The

  • From Krakow to Berkeley: Coming out of Hiding: An immigrant's search for identity and belonging

    What happens to a child whose early life is marked by trauma and loss? Can a reviled "other" find the courage to speak out? Anna Rabkin's comfortable childhood in Krakow ended abruptly when her Jewish family fled both Communists and Nazis during World War Two. Smuggled out of the Lvov ghetto, only she and her brother survived. In 1946 a kindertransport took Anna to England and the bewildering world of British boarding schools. With help from relatives, she moved to New York, where she met her husband. After honeymooning in Castro's Cuba, they f...

    • ASIN: 1910383708
    • Brand: Vallentine Mitchell

  • From Ulster to Carolina: The Migration of the Scotch-Irish to Southwestern North Carolina

    In From Ulster to Carolina: The Migration of the Scotch-Irish to Southwestern North Carolina, H. Tyler Blethen and Curtis W. Wood Jr. recount the long trek of the Scotch-Irish from their adoptive Irish homeland to the mountains of southwestern North Carolina and the challenging obstacles they encountered along the way. The authors examine the religion, occupations, living conditions, social life, and customs of the Ulster Scots who chose to make new lives in America and describe their important influence upon early American agricultural practic...

    • ASIN: B008BLACNK

  • The Central Iowa Norwegians, Volume 1

    Norwegian immigrants founded a settlement southwest of Cambridge, Iowa, in June 1855 and a second colony east of Story City in June 1856. Twenty-five years later 6,500 Norwegians were living in central Iowa. This book traces their migration from hillside farms along fjords in southwest Norway to the prairie of northern Illinois and westward to Iowa. Discover why Lisbon, Illinois, 60 miles southwest of Chicago, was an attractive initial destination. Read early histories of the two central Iowa settlements. Learn about what life was like in 1860 ...

    • ASIN: 0998500208

  • Catching the new wave : recent immigration to the United States


    • ASIN: B007FDMJMW

  • I'll Never Change My Name: An Immigrant's American Dream from Ukraine to the USA to Dancing with the Stars

    "Val embodies what it means to live the American dream." — Robin Roberts, Good Morning AmericaValentin Chmerkovskiy, the world championship-winning and beloved Dancing with the Stars ballroom dancer invites fans into his life as never before, sharing the experiences, including the failures and successes, that have shaped him, from his early childhood in Ukraine to growing up as an immigrant in the U.S. to his rise to international fame.Val has captivated viewers of Dancing with the Stars since his first performance in 2011. While DWTS demonst...

    • ASIN: B071LSCYZF

  • Lady Liberty: A Biography

    A powerfully moving, authentic portrait of the Statue of Liberty, told through the eyes of those who created her and illustrated in glorious detail."Soon America will be one hundred years old. I share my dream of a birthday gift."It begins in 1865 as a romantic idea, but ten years later Édouard Laboulaye’s dream catches fire and takes shape. Sculptor Auguste Bartholdi gives the dream the form of a lady, holding a torch to "enlighten the world." Engineers, plasterers, carpenters, coppersmiths — many of them immigrants — work together to t...

    • ASIN: 0763625302
    • Brand: Rappaport, Doreen/ Tavares, Matt (ILT)

  • The Innovation Mentality: Six Strategies to Disrupt the Status Quo and Reinvent the Way We Work

    Companies and their leaders need a new strategy for success because, without it, change is merely substitution, not evolution. Simply put, business is becoming less about the business defining the individual and more about the individual defining the business. As individuals creating shared cultures that drive change and foster growth, people feel they are making contributions and connecting to leaders and their companies.As a leader, you need the wisdom and courage to turn the spotlight of accountability on yourself. Problem is, most of us hav...

    • ASIN: 1599186039

  • Culloden

    The National Trust for Scotland published a color booklet depicting the history of the Battle of Culloden-fought on April 16, 1746, it was the last great battle on British soil. Profusely illustrated. 36pp.

    • ASIN: 0712668209
    • Brand: imusti

  • Americans in Waiting : The Lost Story of Immigration and Citizenship in the United States

    9780195336085

    • UPC: 7728426
    • Rating: 4.0

  • United States Public Health Service and the impact of Immigration - eBook

    The wide-spread ignorance of the various means employed by the federal government to promote the well-being of its citizens is nowhere better exemplified than in the common ignorance of the functions and important work of

    • UPC: 198206517

  • Jewish Immigration to the United States from 1881 to 1910 - eBook

    Jewish Immigration to the United States from 1881 to 1910 by Samuel Joseph.This brief review of the economic and social conditions in Russia, Roumania and Austria-Hungary has shown that, broadly speaking, these countries present points

    • UPC: 937642088

  • Jewish Immigration to The United States From 1881 to 1910: Studies in History, Economics and Public Law, Vol. LIX, No. 4, 1914 - eBook

    The Library of Alexandria is an independent small business publishing house. We specialize in bringing back to live rare, historical and ancient Books. This includes manuscripts such as: classical fiction, philosophy, science, Religion, folklore, mythology,

    • UPC: 338435338

  • The lasting value of legal immigration for the United States of America - eBook

    Essay from the year 2007 in the subject Politics - International Politics - Region: USA, grade: A (85%), Bishop's University Lennoxville (Bishop's University Lennoxville, Canada), course: Topics in U.S. Public Policy, 19 entries in the

    • UPC: 782785072

  • The Growth of Youth Gang Problems in the United States: Populations, Cities, Counties, Drugs, Immigration, Trends, Government Policies - eBook

    The last quarter of the 20th century was marked by significant growth in youth gang problems across the United States. In the 1970s, less than half the States reported youth gang problems, but by the

    • UPC: 356901970

  • A Simple Guide to the Immigration Laws of the United States - eBook

    As far back as the early days of colonization, the United States of America was built largely by immigrants who continue to be a contributing presence in the country today. For those fortunate enough to

    • UPC: 688867526

  • Hearing Before the Committee on the Judiciary United States Senate : One Hundred Third Congress, Second Session on Proposals to Reform United States Immigration Policy, June 15, 1994 (Classic Reprint)

    Excerpt from Hearing Before the Committee on the Judiciary United States Senate: One Hundred Third Congress, Second Session on Proposals to Reform United States Immigration Policy, June 15, 1994 In reviewing these difficult and complex

    • UPC: 994815088

  • Immigration, the United States Epidemic

    Immigration, the United States

    • UPC: 53278016

  • Contemporary Conversations on Immigration in the United States - eBook

    Contemporary Conversations on Immigration in the United States: The View from Prince George’s County, Maryland contextualizes the narratives of international migrants arriving to Prince George’s County, Maryland from 1968 to 2009. The life course trajectories

    • UPC: 239149292

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