The Huddled Masses: The Immigrant in American Society, 1880-1921

The Huddled Masses: The Immigrant in American Society, 1880-1921

by Alan M. Kraut
     
 

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This second edition of a popular supplementary text (the first edition was published in 1982) is enriched by insights from two decades of scholarship undertaken by historians, sociologists, economists, and cultural anthropologists contributing to the field of American immigration history. It explores the busiest era in US immigration history, describing the immigrant experience from admission procedures at immigration depots to work and mobility, assimilation, and immigrants' responses to nativism. Includes b&w photos. Kraut teaches history at American University. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780882958101
Publisher:
Harlan Davidson, Inc.
Publication date:
04/28/1982
Series:
American History Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
256
Age Range:
18 Years

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