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Toward A Better Life
America's New Immigrants in Their Own Words From Ellis Island to the Present
Written by Peter Morton Coan
Foreword by Barry Moreno


Format: eBook
On Sale: October 11, 2011
Price: $12.99

This book offers a balanced, poignant, and often moving portrait of America’s immigrants over more than a century. The author has organized the book by decades so that readers can easily find the time period most relevant to their experience or that of family members. The first part covers the Ellis... Read more >
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The Warmth of Other Suns
The Warmth of Other Suns
Written by Isabel Wilkerson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780679763888
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The Warmth of Other Suns
The Epic Story of America's Great Migration
Written by Isabel Wilkerson


Format: Trade Paperback, 640 pages
On Sale: October 4, 2011
Price: $16.95

In this epic, beautifully written masterwork, Pulitzer Prize–winning author Isabel Wilkerson chronicles one of the great untold stories of American history: the decades-long migration of black citizens who fled the South for northern and western cities, in search of a better life.

NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE AWARD WINNER

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Toward A Better Life
Toward A Better Life
Written by Peter Morton Coan, Foreword by Barry Moreno
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781616143947
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Toward A Better Life
America's New Immigrants in Their Own Words From Ellis Island to the Present
Written by Peter Morton Coan
Foreword by Barry Moreno


Format: Hardcover, 379 pages
On Sale: September 20, 2011
Price: $26.00

This book offers a balanced, poignant, and often moving portrait of America’s immigrants over more than a century. The author has organized the book by decades so that readers can easily find the time period most relevant to their experience or that of family members. The first part covers the Ellis... Read more >
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The Next Wave
The Next Wave
Written by Catherine Herridge
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307885272
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The Next Wave
On the Hunt for Al Qaeda's American Recruits
Written by Catherine Herridge


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: June 21, 2011
Price: $11.99

TERROR WALKS AMONG US. Born here, raised here, plotting here, the terrorists of al Qaeda 2.0 aim to kill Americans. And our government helps.
 
Who are the recruits for the next wave? They live next door.

A radicalized army major guns down forty-five, killing twelve soldiers and one civilian; an airport shuttle-bus driver... Read more >
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Land of Desire
Land of Desire
Written by William R. Leach
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ISBN: 9780307761149
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Land of Desire
Merchants, Power, and the Rise of a New American Culture
Written by William R. Leach


Format: eBook, 560 pages
On Sale: June 15, 2011
Price: $12.99

This monumental work of cultural history was nominated for a National Book Award. It chronicles America's transformation, beginning in 1880, into a nation of consumers, devoted to a cult of comfort, bodily well-being, and endless acquisition. 24 pages of photos.


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Somalis in Maine
Somalis in Maine
Afterword by Ahmed I. Samatar, Edited by Kimberly A. Huisman, Mazie Hough, Kristin M. Langellier and Carol Nordstrom Toner
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781556439261
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Somalis in Maine
Crossing Cultural Currents
Afterword by Ahmed I. Samatar
Edited by Kimberly A. Huisman, Mazie Hough, Kristin M. Langellier and Carol Nordstrom Toner


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: June 7, 2011
Price: $27.95

Lewiston, a mill town of about thirty-six thousand people, is the second-largest city in Maine. It is also home to some three thousand Somali refugees. After initially being resettled in larger cities elsewhere, Somalis began to arrive in Lewiston by the dozens, then the hundreds, after hearing stories of Maine’s attractions... Read more >
Medicine in Translation
Medicine in Translation
Written by Danielle Ofri
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807001264
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Medicine in Translation
Journeys with My Patients
Written by Danielle Ofri


Format: Trade Paperback
On Sale: April 12, 2011
Price: $18.00

From a doctor Oliver Sacks has called a “born storyteller,” a riveting account of practicing medicine at a fast-paced urban hospital
 
For two decades, Dr. Danielle Ofri has cared for patients at Bellevue, the oldest public hospital in the country and a crossroads for the world’s cultures. In Medicine in Translation... Read more >
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Arrival City
Arrival City
Written by Doug Saunders
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307379658
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Arrival City
How the Largest Migration in History Is Reshaping Our World
Written by Doug Saunders


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: March 22, 2011
Price: $11.99

Look around: the largest migration in human history is under way. For the first time ever, more people are living in cities than in rural areas. Between 2007 and 2050, the world’s cities will have absorbed 3.1 billion people. Urbanization is the mass movement that will change our world during the...

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On Gold Mountain
On Gold Mountain
Written by Lisa See, Read by Kate Reading
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780307943927
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On Gold Mountain
The One-Hundred-Year Odyssey of My Chinese-American Family
Written by Lisa See
Read by Kate Reading


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: March 1, 2011
Price: $25.00

Out of the stories heard in her childhood in Los Angeles's Chinatown and years of research, See has constructed this sweeping chronicle of her Chinese-American family, a work that takes in stories of racism and romance, entrepreneurial genius and domestic heartache, secret marriages and sibling rivalries, in a powerful history of... Read more >
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Between the Fences
Before Guantanamo, there was the Port Isabel Service Processing Center
Written by Tony Hefner


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $19.95

Something at the Texas detention facility is terribly wrong, and Tony Hefner knows it. But the guards are repeatedly instructed not to speak of anything they witness. In the Rio Grande Valley, one of the most poverty-stricken areas in the United States, good jobs are scarce and the detention facility pays... Read more >
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the immigrant suite
hey xenophobe! Who you calling foreigner?
Written by Hattie Gossett


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $14.95

Writing from the upper west side of Manhattan, where Harlem intersects with waves of immigrants from the Dominican Republic, Cuba, Puerto Rico, Korea, Cambodia, Ivory Coast, India, Native America, and from all over the globe, hattie gossett vividly invokes her neighborhood experience. With wit and candor, she questions why so many... Read more >
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Targeted
Homeland Security and the Business of Immigration
Written by Deepa Fernandes
Foreword by Howard Zinn


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $16.95

America has always portrayed itself as a country of immigrants, welcoming each year the millions seeking a new home or refuge in this land of plenty. Increasingly, instead of finding their dream, many encounter a nightmare—a country whose culture and legal system aggressively target and prosecute them.
In Targeted, journalist Deepa Fernandes... Read more >
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Across the Wire
Across the Wire
Written by Luis Urrea
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307773746
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Across the Wire
Life and Hard Times on the Mexican Border
Written by Luis Urrea


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: December 1, 2010
Price: $12.99

            Luis Alberto Urrea's Across the Wire offers a compelling and unprecedented look at what life is like for those refugees living on the Mexican side of the border—a world that is only some twenty miles from San Diego, but that few have seen.  Urrea gives us a compassionate and candid account of his work as a...

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The Death of Josseline
Immigration Stories from the Arizona Borderlands
Written by Margaret Regan


Format: eBook
On Sale: October 13, 2010
Price: $15.00

Dispatches from Arizona—the front line of a massive human migration—including the voices of migrants, Border Patrol, ranchers, activists, and others
 
For the last decade, Margaret Regan has reported on the escalating chaos along the Arizona-Mexico border, ground zero for immigration since 2000. Undocumented migrants cross into Arizona in overwhelming numbers, a... Read more >
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The Death of Josseline
The Death of Josseline
Written by Margaret Regan
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807001301
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The Death of Josseline
Immigration Stories from the Arizona Borderlands
Written by Margaret Regan


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: October 12, 2010
Price: $15.00

Dispatches from Arizona—the front line of a massive human migration—including the voices of migrants, Border Patrol, ranchers, activists, and others
 
For the last decade, Margaret Regan has reported on the escalating chaos along the Arizona-Mexico border, ground zero for immigration since 2000. Undocumented migrants cross into Arizona in overwhelming numbers, a... Read more >
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Reflections on the Revolution In Europe
Reflections on the Revolution In Europe
Written by Christopher Caldwell
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ISBN: 9780307276759
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Reflections on the Revolution In Europe
Immigration, Islam and the West
Written by Christopher Caldwell


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: July 13, 2010
Price: $16.95

This provocative and unflinching analysis of Europe’s unexpected demographic revolution focuses on the increasingly assertive Muslim populations shaping the continent’s future.
 
Europe’s half century of mass immigration has failed to produce an American melting pot and is now faced with a serious problem for which there is no easy solution. Based on... Read more >
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Between the Fences
Between the Fences
Written by Tony Hefner
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583229125
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Between the Fences
Before Guantanamo, there was the Port Isabel Service Processing Center
Written by Tony Hefner


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: July 6, 2010
Price: $19.95

Something at the Texas detention facility is terribly wrong, and Tony Hefner knows it. But the guards are repeatedly instructed not to speak of anything they witness. In the Rio Grande Valley, one of the most poverty-stricken areas in the United States, good jobs are scarce and the detention facility pays... Read more >
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Translating America
Translating America
Written by Peter Conolly-Smith
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ISBN: 9781588342874
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Translating America
An Ethnic Press and Popular Culture, 1890-1920
Written by Peter Conolly-Smith


Format: Trade Paperback, 424 pages
On Sale: July 6, 2010
Price: $29.95

At the turn of the century, New York City's Germans constituted a culturally and politically dynamic community, with a population 600,000 strong. Yet fifty years later, traces of its culture had all but disappeared. What happened? The conventional interpretation has been that, in the face of persecution and repression during World... Read more >
A Country for All
A Country for All
Written by Jorge Ramos
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ISBN: 9780307475541
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A Country for All
An Immigrant Manifesto
Written by Jorge Ramos


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: June 29, 2010
Price: $14.95

For decades, fixing the United States’ broken immigration system has been one of the most urgent challenges facing our country, and time and time again, politicians have passed the buck. With anti-immigrant sentiment rising around the country, as evidenced by the passage of a controversial new law in Arizona, it is...

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Medicine in Translation
Journeys with My Patients
Written by Danielle Ofri


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 1, 2010
Price: $24.95

From a doctor Oliver Sacks has called a “born storyteller,” a riveting account of practicing medicine at a fast-paced urban hospital
 
For two decades, Dr. Danielle Ofri has cared for patients at Bellevue, the oldest public hospital in the country and a crossroads for the world’s cultures. In Medicine in Translation... Read more >
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Outcasts United
Outcasts United
Written by Warren St. John
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ISBN: 9780385522045
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Outcasts United
An American Town, a Refugee Team, and One Woman's Quest to Make a Difference
Written by Warren St. John


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: December 1, 2009
Price: $15.00

The extraordinary tale of a refugee youth soccer team and the transformation of a small American town

Clarkston, Georgia, was a typical Southern town until it was designated a refugee settlement center in the 1990s, becoming the first American home for scores of families in flight from the world’s war zones—from Liberia... Read more >
Illegal People
Illegal People
Written by David Bacon
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ISBN: 9780807042304
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Illegal People
How Globalization Creates Migration and Criminalizes Immigrants
Written by David Bacon


Format: Trade Paperback
On Sale: June 1, 2009
Price: $18.00

For two decades David Bacon has documented the connections between labor, migration, and the global economy. In Illegal People he explains why our national policy produces even more displacement, migration, immigration raids, and an increasingly divided and polarized society. Arguing for a sea change in how we think, debate, and legislate... Read more >
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Outcasts United
Outcasts United
Written by Warren St. John, Read by Lincoln Hoppe
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ISBN: 9780739366189
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Outcasts United
An American Town, a Refugee Team, and One Woman's Quest to Make a Difference
Written by Warren St. John
Read by Lincoln Hoppe


Format: Abridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: April 21, 2009
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The extraordinary tale of a refugee youth soccer team and the transformation of a small American town

Clarkston, Georgia, was a typical Southern town until it was designated a refugee settlement center in the 1990s, becoming the first American home for scores of families in flight from the world’s war zones—from Liberia... Read more >
Outcasts United
Outcasts United
Written by Warren St. John
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ISBN: 9780385529594
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Outcasts United
A Refugee Team, an American Town
Written by Warren St. John


Format: eBook
On Sale: April 21, 2009
Price: $13.99

BONUS: This edition contains a reader's guide.

The extraordinary tale of a refugee youth soccer team and the transformation of a small American town

Clarkston, Georgia, was a typical Southern town until it was designated a refugee settlement center in the 1990s, becoming the first American home for scores of... Read more >
Outcasts United
Outcasts United
Written by Warren St. John, Read by Lincoln Hoppe
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9781415948934
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Outcasts United
An American Town, a Refugee Team, and One Woman's Quest to Make a Difference
Written by Warren St. John
Read by Lincoln Hoppe


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: April 21, 2009
Price: $20.00

The extraordinary tale of a refugee youth soccer team and the transformation of a small American town

Clarkston, Georgia, was a typical Southern town until it was designated a refugee settlement center in the 1990s, becoming the first American home for scores of families in flight from the world’s war zones—from Liberia... Read more >
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