The long way home: an American journey from Ellis Island to the Great War
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New York : Harper Perennial, 2011.
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Book
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First Harper Perennial edition.
ISBN:
9780061233340, 006123334X
Physical Desc:
xxiv, 386, 16 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 21 cm.
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"Narrative account of how twelve immigrant soldiers became Americans through fighting in World War I"--Provided by publisher.

Relates the immigrant experience in the early 1900s by tracing the lives of a dozen men from their childhoods in Europe through their arrival at Ellis Island, their challenges in a strange new land, and their struggles during the Great War.

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Copyright date 2010.
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"P.S. read exclusive extra including: interviews, features, If you loved this..., and more inside"--P. [4] of cover.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical reference and index.
Description
"Narrative account of how twelve immigrant soldiers became Americans through fighting in World War I"--Provided by publisher.
Description
Relates the immigrant experience in the early 1900s by tracing the lives of a dozen men from their childhoods in Europe through their arrival at Ellis Island, their challenges in a strange new land, and their struggles during the Great War.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Laskin, D. (2011). The long way home: an American journey from Ellis Island to the Great War. First Harper Perennial edition. New York: Harper Perennial.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Laskin, David, 1953-. 2011. The Long Way Home: An American Journey From Ellis Island to the Great War. New York: Harper Perennial.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Laskin, David, 1953-, The Long Way Home: An American Journey From Ellis Island to the Great War. New York: Harper Perennial, 2011.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Laskin, David. The Long Way Home: An American Journey From Ellis Island to the Great War. First Harper Perennial edition. New York: Harper Perennial, 2011. Print.

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