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A different mirror for young people

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A different mirror for young people : a history of multicultural America

Stefoff, Rebecca, 1951-

New York : Seven Stories Press, c2012.

vi, 377 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.

Focusing on a variety of groups-Jews, Chinese, Japanese, Africans, Irish, Mexicans, Afghans, Vietnamese, and more-this volume tells America's story through the millions of people who came here seeking the opportunity.

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ISBN:

978-1-60980-484-8 (hbk.)

ISBN:

978-1-60980-484-8 (hbk.)

ISBN:

978-1-60980-416-9 (pbk.)

ISBN:

978-1-60980-416-9 (pbk.)

LC Call No:

E184.A1 T335 2012

Dewey Class No:

305.800973 23

Author:

Stefoff, Rebecca, 1951-

Title:

A different mirror for young people : a history of multicultural America / by Ronald Takaki ; adapted by Rebecca Stefoff.

Publisher:

New York : Seven Stories Press, c2012.

Physical:

vi, 377 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 341-359) and index.

Summary:

Focusing on a variety of groups-Jews, Chinese, Japanese, Africans, Irish, Mexicans, Afghans, Vietnamese, and more-this volume tells America's story through the millions of people who came here seeking the opportunity.

Subject:

Minorities--United States--History--Juvenile literature.

Subject:

Cultural pluralism--United States--History--Juvenile literature.

Subject:

Minorities--United States--History.

Subject:

Cultural pluralism--United States--History.

AE:PersName:

Takaki, Ronald T., 1939-2009. Different mirror.

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505 ContentsNote 0   $a Formatted contents note  Introduction: My Story, Our Story -- Why a Different Mirror? -- Removing the "Savages" -- The Hidden Origins of Slavery -- The Road to the Reservation -- Life in Slavery -- The Flight from Ireland -- The War Against Mexico -- From China to Gold Mountain -- Dealing with the Indians -- Japanese and "Money Trees" -- Jews Are Pushed from Russia -- Up from Mexico -- Blacks Arrive in Northern Cities -- World War II and America's Problem -- Calls for Change -- New Waves of Newcomers -- "We Will All Be Minorities" -- Glossary.
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