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Ethnic America : a history

Author: Thomas Sowell; James H. Sutton Jr. and Sylvia Leal Carvajal Collection.
Publisher: New York : Basic Books, ©1981.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Traces the story of nine different ethnic groups in American society, discussing their various reactions to the American experience, cultural and hisotrical backgrounds, patterns of difficulty, and modes of success.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Sowell, Thomas, 1930-
Ethnic America.
New York : Basic Books, ©1981
(OCoLC)558152536
Online version:
Sowell, Thomas, 1930-
Ethnic America.
New York : Basic Books, ©1981
(OCoLC)607641888
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Sowell; James H. Sutton Jr. and Sylvia Leal Carvajal Collection.
ISBN: 0465020747 9780465020744 0465020755 9780465020751
OCLC Number: 7306301
Description: 353 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction: The American Mosaic --
Americans from Europe: The Irish --
The Germans --
The Jews --
The Italians --
Americans from Asia: The Chinese --
The Japanese --
Americans from Africa: The Blacks --
Americans from Latin America: The Puerto Ricans --
The Mexicans --
An Overview: Implications.
Responsibility: Thomas Sowell.

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