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Author Osborne, Linda Barrett, 1949-
Title This land is our land : the history of American immigration / Linda Barrett Osborne.
Imprint New York : Abrams Books for Young Readers, 2016.

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 OTTERBEIN JUVENILE  304.873 O825t    AVAILABLE  
LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN JUVENILE  304.873 O825t    AVAILABLE  
Author Osborne, Linda Barrett, 1949-
Subject Immigrants -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature.
United States -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Genre/Form History.
Juvenile works.
Description 124 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm
Awards YALSA Award for Excellence in Nonfiction for Young Adults, Finalist, 2017
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 112-120) and index.
Summary "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.
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.
ISBN 9781419716607 (alk. paper) : $24.95
1419716603 (alk. paper)
OCLC # 910424155