Round-Trip to America: The Immigrants Return to Europe, 1880-1930 / Edition 1

Round-Trip to America: The Immigrants Return to Europe, 1880-1930 / Edition 1

by Mark Wyman
     
 

"Historians of migration will welcome Mark Wyman's new book on the elusive subject of persons who returned to Europe after coming to the United States."—Journal of American HistorySee more details below

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"Historians of migration will welcome Mark Wyman's new book on the elusive subject of persons who returned to Europe after coming to the United States."—Journal of American History

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780801481123
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
Publication date:
04/28/1996
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.06(h) x 0.69(d)

Table of Contents

Part One: Migrants and Immigrants
1. A Two-Way Migration
2. Seasonal Migrations and the America Fever

Part Two: American Realities
3. Immigrants in an Industrializing Economy
4. Leaving the Land of Bosses and Clocks
5. Politics, Unions, and Postwar Americanism

Part Three: The Remigrant at Home
6. Peasants Back on the Land
7. Workers' Ideas Carried Back
8. Churches, Traditions, and the Remigrant

Part Four: A Round-Trip Journey Concluded
9. The America Trunk Comes Home

Major Sources
Notes
Index

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