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The Resource Denied, detained, deported : stories from the dark side of American immigration, Ann Bausum ; with a poem foreword by Naomi Shihab Nye

Denied, detained, deported : stories from the dark side of American immigration, Ann Bausum ; with a poem foreword by Naomi Shihab Nye

Label
Denied, detained, deported : stories from the dark side of American immigration
Title
Denied, detained, deported
Title remainder
stories from the dark side of American immigration
Statement of responsibility
Ann Bausum ; with a poem foreword by Naomi Shihab Nye
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An award-winning author examines the history of American immigration--a critical topic in 21st century America--particularly those lesser-known stories of immigrants who were denied entrance into the States or detained for security reasons
Summary
Examines the history of American immigration, particularly those lesser-known stories of immigrants who were denied entrance into the United States or detained for security reasons, including the story of a ship of Jewish refugees
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Carter G. Woodson Book Awards: Secondary Level, 2010.
  • Notable Books for a Global Society, 2010.
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321809
Cataloging source
DLC
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Bausum, Ann
Dewey number
325.73
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
JV6483
LC item number
.B38 2009
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1170
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 5
  • 9
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • United States
  • Immigrants
  • Immigration policy
  • Undocumented workers
  • Immigrant workers
  • Aliens (Law)
  • Immigrantion and emigration law
  • Deportation
Target audience
adolescent
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stories from the dark side of American immigration
Label
Denied, detained, deported : stories from the dark side of American immigration, Ann Bausum ; with a poem foreword by Naomi Shihab Nye
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Excluded : "Unguarded stand our gates" -- Deported : "Nowhere at home" -- Denied : "A voyage of doom" -- Detained : "Uncertainty was all we knew" -- Exploited : "When we want you, we'll call you" -- Afterword
Control code
ocn191922823
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
111 p.
Isbn
9781426303333
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008048433
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)191922823
Label
Denied, detained, deported : stories from the dark side of American immigration, Ann Bausum ; with a poem foreword by Naomi Shihab Nye
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Excluded : "Unguarded stand our gates" -- Deported : "Nowhere at home" -- Denied : "A voyage of doom" -- Detained : "Uncertainty was all we knew" -- Exploited : "When we want you, we'll call you" -- Afterword
Control code
ocn191922823
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
111 p.
Isbn
9781426303333
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008048433
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)191922823

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