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This Land Is Our Land: A History of American Immigration (Hardcover)

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About the Author

Linda Barrett Osborne is the author of Traveling the Freedom RoadMiles to Go for Freedom, and This Land Is Our Land. She was a senior writer-editor in the Library of Congress Publishing Office for fifteen years. Osborne lives in Washington, D.C. 

Praise For…

"Fascinating reading for both browsers and those seeking a more thorough understanding of immigration."

— Kirkus

"This exceptional work explores the history of American immigration from the early colonization of the continent to the contemporary discussions involving undocumented aliens...Outstanding archival photographs and illustrations complement the comprehensive text and encourage thoughtful discussion... An excellent time line and end notes and a thorough bibliography make this an effective research tool. VERDICT Highly recommended for general purchase."

— School Library Journal

"Well researched, clearly written, and informative, the discussion is particularly useful in offering the broad look at immigration over time... Handsomely designed, the book offers many captioned period illustrations, especially photos. A strong introduction to American immigration."

— Booklist

"Immigrants ranging from the first colonists to recent Syrian and Central American refugees are given a voice in this beautifully designed history."

— School Library Connection
Product Details
ISBN: 9781419716607
ISBN-10: 1419716603
Publisher: Harry N. Abrams
Publication Date: April 12th, 2016
Language: English