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Everything you need to know about immigrants and refugees

Author: Norma King, (Freelance writer)
Publisher: New York : Rosen Publishing, 2018. ©2018
Series: Need to know library.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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The many dangers of war, poverty, and hope have driven tens of millions of refugees and immigrants to flee their homes in search of a better life. Today the world is witnessing the highest numbers of displaced persons on record, even as resources and assistance are stretched thin. Refugees and immigrants have played a critical role in the history of nations, and today is no different. This book explores why people  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Norma King, (Freelance writer)
ISBN: 9781508176725 1508176728 9781508176718 150817671X
OCLC Number: 1002722350
Notes: "Rosen YA."
Target Audience: Grades 7-12.
Description: 64 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
People in motion on planet Earth --
Refugees and immigrants through history --
Modern-day refugees and immigrants --
The plight of immigrants --
Helping refugees today.
Series Title: Need to know library.
Responsibility: Norma King.

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The many dangers of war, poverty, and hope have driven tens of millions of refugees and immigrants to flee their homes in search of a better life. Today the world is witnessing the highest numbers of displaced persons on record, even as resources and assistance are stretched thin. Refugees and immigrants have played a critical role in the history of nations, and today is no different. This book explores why people leave their home countries and what awaits them at their destination.

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