Ethnic America: A History

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Basic Books, Aug 1, 2008 - History - 416 pages
This classic work by the distinguished economist traces the history of nine American ethnic groups -- the Irish, Germans, Jews, Italians, Chinese, African-Americans, Puerto Ricans, and Mexicans.
 

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Ethnic America By: Thomas Sowell Narrated by: James Bundy This book was recommended to me by someone and I am glad they did. I was able to pick the audible version up free from Audible because I have ... Read full review

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The book is a favorite of mine for its exploration of different ethnic groups and their story in America, their struggles and contributions: the Irish, the Germans, the Jews, the Italians, the Chinese ... Read full review

Contents

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14
III
42
IV
68
V
99
VI
154
VII
224
IX
243
XI
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Thomas Sowell is a senior fellow at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University. He is the author of dozens of books including Charter Schools and Their Enemies, winner of the 2021 Hayek Book Prize. He is the recipient of numerous other awards, including the National Humanities Medal, presented by the President of the United States in 2003.

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