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This land is our land : a history of American immigration

Author: Linda Barrett Osborne
Publisher: New York, NY : Abrams Books for Young Readers, 2016.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This book explores the way government policy and popular responses to immigrant groups evolved throughout U.S. history, particularly between 1800 and 1965. The book concludes with a summary of events up to contemporary times, as immigration again becomes a hot-button issue."--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Literature
History
Juvenile works
Young adult non-fiction
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Linda Barrett Osborne
ISBN: 9781419716607 1419716603
OCLC Number: 910424155
Awards: YALSA Award for Excellence in Nonfiction for Young Adults Award: Finalist
Carter G. Woodson Book Award, Secondary Level Honoree, 2017
Description: 124 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 27 cm
Contents: The beginnings: Germans, Irish, and Nativists --
The other Europe arrives: Italians, Jews, and Eastern Europeans --
The other shore: immigrants from Asia --
South of our border: Latin American immigrants --
Seeking safety and liberty: refugees --
This land is whose land?: from World War II into the twenty-first century --
Appendix: Coming to-and staying in-the United States --
Selected time line of immigration history.
Responsibility: Linda Barrett Osborne.

Abstract:

"This book explores the way government policy and popular responses to immigrant groups evolved throughout U.S. history, particularly between 1800 and 1965. The book concludes with a summary of events up to contemporary times, as immigration again becomes a hot-button issue."--Provided by publisher.

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