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Crossings: The Great Transatlantic Migrations, 1870-1914

Walter T. K. Nugent - History - 1995 - 234 pages
"Nugent's study, well illustrated and documented... will become a must for courses on migration history." —Dirk Hoerder, International Migration Review "A brilliant analysis ...
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Our Lady of the Exile : Diasporic Religion at a Cuban Catholic Shrine in ...

Thomas A. Tweed Associate Professor of Religious Studies University of North Carolina - Social Science - 1997 - 240 pages
Our Lady of the Exile is a study of Cuban-American popular Catholicism, focusing on the shrine of Our Lady Charity in Miami. Drawing on a wide range of sources and using both ...
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City: Urbanism and Its End

Douglas W. Rae - History - 2008 - 544 pages
How did neighborhood groceries, parish halls, factories, and even saloons contribute more to urban vitality than did the fiscal might of postwar urban renewal? With a novelist ...
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Yankeys Now: Immigrants in the Antebellum U.S. 1840-1860

Joseph P. Ferrie - Political Science - 1999 - 223 pages
This book describes and explains the changes in location, occupation, and wealth of immigrants arriving in the first great wave of 19th century migration to the United States.
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Country of Exiles: The Destruction of Place in American Life

William Leach - History - 1999 - 273 pages
Analyzes two contradictory patterns of American behavior--a willingness to pull up stakes and the determination to put down roots--and their influence on history
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The New American History

Eric Foner, American Historical Association - History - 1997 - 397 pages
Originally released in 1990, The New American Historyedited for the American Historical Association by Eric Foner, has become an indispensable volume for teachers and students ...
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Dark Sweat, White Gold: California Farm Workers, Cotton, and the New Deal

Devra Weber - History - 1994 - 344 pages
In her incisive analysis of the shaping of California's agricultural work force, Devra Weber shows how the cultural background of Mexican and, later, Anglo-American workers ...
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The Rise of Selfishness in America

James Lincoln Collier - History - 2005 - 308 pages
"A vibrant, sweeping analysis of the roots of American self-indulgence" -Kirkus Reviews "This ringing, provocative jeremiad cuts a path through a haze of self-indulgent thought ...
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