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Immigrants from Somalia and other African countries

Author: Jessica Gunderson
Publisher: [North Mankato, Minnesota] : Capstone Press a capstone imprint [2019]
Series: Fact finders., Immigration today.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English
Summary:
In today's uncertain world, many families are leaving their home countries and seeking a better life in the United States. Immigrants from Somalia and Other African Countries explores the stories of a family who left war-torn Somalia for better opportunities in the United States. Follow their journey to find out why they left their homeland and understand the challenges they faced in moving to a new country.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Gunderson, Jessica, author.
Immigrants from Somalia and other African countries
North Mankato : Capstone Press, 2018
(DLC) 2018024013
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jessica Gunderson
ISBN: 9781543513813 1543513816 9781543513851 1543513859
OCLC Number: 1024112707
Description: 32 pages : color illustrations, maps ; 23 cm.
Contents: Why immigrants leave their homes --
A Somali immigrant's story --
Challenges and successes --
Looking to the future --
Glossary --
Read more --
Internet sites --
Critical thinking questions --
Index.
Series Title: Fact finders., Immigration today.
Responsibility: by Jessica Gunderson Consultant : Miriam E. Downey, MLS Children's Librarian Immigration Equality Advocate.

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In today's uncertain world, many families are leaving their home countries and seeking a better life in the United States. Immigrants from Somalia and Other African Countries explores the stories of a family who left war-torn Somalia for better opportunities in the United States. Follow their journey to find out why they left their homeland and understand the challenges they faced in moving to a new country.

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