American Immigration (PDF)
Oxford University Press, USA | 2001 | ISBN: 0195113160 | 304 pages | PDF | 30 MB
Once I thought to write a history of the immigrants in America. Then I discovered that the immigrants were American history," wrote historian Oscar Handlin. Immigrants and generations of their descendants have defined the American nation from its beginning and continue to provide America's characteristic diversity, representing practically every race, nationality, religion, and ethnic group around the world.