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Encyclopedia of immigration and migration in the American West

Author: Gordon Morris Bakken; Alexandra Kindell
Publisher: Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage Publications, ©2006.
Series: Sage eReference library.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Immigration from foreign countries was a small part of the peopling of the American West but an important aspect in building western infrastructure, cities, and neighborhoods. The Encyclopedia of Immigration and Migration in the American West provides much more than ethnic groups crossing the plains, landing at ports, or crossing borders; this two-volume work makes the history of the American West an important part  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Gordon Morris Bakken; Alexandra Kindell
ISBN: 1412905508 9781412905503
OCLC Number: 61478720
Notes: "A Sage reference publication."
Description: 2 volumes (xxix, 848 pages) : illustrations, maps ; 29 cm
Contents: v. 1. A-L --
v. 2. M-Z.
Series Title: Sage eReference library.
Responsibility: edited by Gordon Morris Bakken & Alexandra Kindell.
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Provides a reader with histories of racial and ethnic groups that peopled the American West, those states west of the 100th meridian.These volumes cover the settling of the West, and include coverage  Read more...

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