Immigration in U.S. history

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, Pac...

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Corporate Author: Gale Virtual Reference Library.
Other Authors: Bankston, Carl L. 1952-, Hidalgo, Danielle Antoinette.
Format: Online Book
Language: English
Published: Pasadena, Calif. : Salem Press, c2006.
Series: Magill's choice.
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Summary: 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."
Item Description: Description based on print version record.
Physical Description: 1 online resource (2 v. (xxi, 784 p.)) : ill.
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
ISBN: 1587653605 (electronic bk.)
9781587653605 (electronic bk.)
Access: Electronic access restricted to Villanova University patrons.