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Nine who chose America,

Author: Life International (Organization)
Publisher: New York, Dutton, 1959.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats
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Sketches of nine immigrants to America, whose experiences represent what America has offered the immigrant and what the immigrant has contributed to America.
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Genre/Form: Biography
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Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Life International (Organization)
OCLC Number: 1346762
Credits: Photographs, Alfred Eisenstaedt ; Arnold Newman ; Edward Clark.
Description: 190 pages illustrations 26 cm
Contents: Igor Skirosky : to the new world for new wings / Lester Bernstein --
Felix Frankfurter : a tireless quest for justice / Archibald Macleish --
Helena Rubinstein : High priestess of American beauty / Richard Carter --
Dalip Saund : from Chhajalwadi to the United States Congress / Robert W. Glasgow --
Gian Carlo Menotti : renaissance man of American music / Tom Prideaux --
David Dubinsky : pacemaker for labor / Serrell Hillman --
Irving Berlin : Mr. "Words and Music" / Tom Prideaux --
Spyros Skouras : Hollywood's extraordinary ambassador / Robert Coughlan --
Selman Waksman : miracle man of the soil / Richard Carter.
Responsibility: compiled by the editors of Life International.

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Sketches of nine immigrants to America, whose experiences represent what America has offered the immigrant and what the immigrant has contributed to America.

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