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The Window Shop: Safe Harbor for Refugees 1939-1972
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The Window Shop: Safe Harbor for Refugees 1939-1972

By Miller, Ellen et al

NY: iUniverse. VG wraps. 2006. trade pbk. paperback. 8vo . 181pp .

$6.00

The Union of Their Dreams
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The Union of Their Dreams

By Pawel, Miriam

NY: Bloomsbury. Fine/Near Fine. 2009. 1st US. hardcover. 8vo . 372pp .

$10.00

Iron Cages: Race and Culture in 19th-Century America

By Takaki, Ronald T.

NY: Knopf. Near Fine/VG (see notes). 1979. 1st. hardcover. 8vo . 361pp . Rem stamp bottom edge, book is crisp. DJ has a 1/4" and a 1/4" tear. In mylar. .

$10.00

The Swedish Heritage in America

By Kastrup, Allan

Minnesota: Swedish Council. VG+/Good+ only (see notes). 1975. 2nd ptg. hardcover. 8vo . 863pp . Gift inscription, book nice. DJ has a couple pretty well-closed tears to 1", other shorter, and some edgewear. In mylar. .

$15.00

The Welsh in America

By Conway, Alan (ed.)

Minneapolis: U. of Minnesota Press. FAIR ONLY (see notes). 1961. 1st. hardcover. 8vo . 341pp . Caveat emptor: Book was in damp storage: Mottling to cloth, moldy odor. Gift inscription, P O name. BEWARE CONDITION. THIS IS A FAIRLY SCARCE BOOK, otherwise we wouldn't list it. Good info, lousy condition. .

$10.00

Infinished People: Eastern European Jews Encounter America
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Infinished People: Eastern European Jews Encounter America

By Gay, Ruth

NY: Norton. VG+/VG+. 1996. 1st. hardcover. 8vo . 310pp .

$6.00

The Uncounted Irish in Canada and the United States

By Fitzgerald, Margaret E. and King, Joseph A.

Toronto: 7eany. VG+/VG+. 1990. 1st Can. hardcover. 8vo . 377pp .

$12.00

Across the Tracks: Mexican-Americans in a Texas City

By Rubel, Arthur J.

Austin: U. of Texas. VG+/VG+ (see notes). 1966. 1st. hardcover. 8vo . 266pp . Stamp of the sale dept, U. of Texas Press and some offsetting from DJ flaps, o/w a very nice copy. .

$7.50

Cesar Chavez: Autobiography of La Causa

By Levy, Jacques

NY: Norton. VG/VG. 1975. 1st. hardcover. 8vo . 546pp . Signed by Chavez on half title (see notes) w/ gift inscription to someone else rear of FEP. Couple 1/2" tears, edgewear to DJ. The inscription from Chavez looks to read: Para ... y .... de Cesar Chavez 4/22/80". Forwarding gift inscription opposite is dated 1991. .

$250.00

The Dorlikon Emigrants: Swioss Settlers and Cultural Founders...

By Basler, Konrad (Villiger, transl.)

NY: Peter Lang. Fine, No dj. 1996. 1st. hardcover. 8vo . 74pp .

$12.00

Swedish America 1914-1932

By Lindmark, Sture

Uppsala: Laromedelsforlagen. Good+/Good+. 1971. 1st. hardcover. 8vo . 360pp . Distinct cock to spine. Quite a lot of edgewear to DJ. .

$10.00

The New York Irish

By Bayor, Ronald H. and Meagher, Timothy J. )ed.)

Baltimore: Johns Hopkins Press. VG+/VG. 1996. 1st. hardcover. large 8vo . 743pp . NO INTERNATIONAL OR PRIORITY AT DEFAULTS: too heavy. Discount label on lightly worn DJ. .

$10.00

Strawberry Road: A Japanese Immigrant Discovers America
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Strawberry Road: A Japanese Immigrant Discovers America

By Ishikawa, Yoshimi (transl. Zimmerman)

NY: Kodansha. Near Fine/VG+. 1991. 1st. hardcover. 12mo . 263pp . INSCRIBED by the TRANSLATOR in 1998. Light wear to DJ. .

$12.00

A Different World: From Old Germany to New England

By Mutter, Rudy

South Hadley, MA: Sunrise. VG+ wraps. 2001. trade pbk 1st. paperback. 4to . 308pp . Spine a little faded. .

$12.50

Americans from Holland

By Mulder, Arnold (Adamic, Louis, ed.)

Phila: Lippincott. VG/VG-. 1947. 1st. hardcover. 8vo . 320pp . INSCRIBED by the EDITOR Adamic on the front end paper. 3/4" tear top spine, some soiling, wear, foxing, but a decent copy. From the publisher's series " The Peoples of America", which is kind of like the Rivers of America series. .

$25.00

Rich with Children: The Birth of an Italian Family in America

By Robinson, J. Dennis and Vachon, Lynne

Portsmouth, NH: Sammataro Family Project. Fine/Near Fine. 2006. 1st. hardcover. 4to . 193pp . NO OVERSEAS PLEASE: Too big. Tad of shelfwear to DJ. .

$50.00

Between the Lines: Letters Between Undocumented Mexican and Central American Immigrants and Their Families and Friends

By Siems, Larry (ed.)

NY: Ecco Press. VG+/VG+. 1992. 1st. hardcover. 8vo . 311 pp . Bit of rubbing and edgewear to DJ. Bit of use to book. .

$8.50

California: The Irish Dream

By Dowling, Patrick J.

SF: Golden Gate. Fine/VG+. 1988. 1st. hardcover. 8vo . 429pp . 1/4" tear to DJ. Scarce. .

$20.00

The Cornish in America

By Rowse, A. L.

London: Macmillan. VG+/VG. 1969. 1st Eng. hardcover. 8vo . 451pp . Bit of edgewear to price-clipped DJ. Pretty good copy for '69. .

$15.00