Italian Americans by Carolyn P. Yoder

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Written in English

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About the Edition

An overview of the history and daily lives of Italian people who immigrated to the United States.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 30) and index.

Book details

StatementCarolyn P. Yoder.
GenreJuvenile literature.
SeriesWe are America
LC ClassificationsE184.I8 Y63 2003
The Physical Object
Pagination32 p. :
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3552916M
ISBN 101403401667, 1403404216
LC Control Number2002004141

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