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  • Becoming Americans
  • Ilan Stavans
  • English
  • 08 December 2019
  • 9781598530513

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Becoming Americans characters ¶ 7 Ge of the experience of coming to America the reasons for departure the journey itself the shock and spectacle of first arrival the passionate ambivalence toward the old country and the old life and above all the struggle with the complexities of America Arranged in chronological order by date of arrival this unprecedented collection presents a history of the United States that is both familiar and surprisingly new as seen through the fresh eyes and words of newcomers from than forty different countrie. I was so excited about this book but unfortunately let down The editor aspires to a lofty goal but falls short with a bias toward variations of a similar narrative Pierre Gy's Sampling Theory and Sampling Practice Heterogeneity Sampling Correctness and Statistical Process Control itself the shock and spectacle of first arrival the passionate ambivalence toward the old country and the old life and above all the struggle with the complexities of America Arranged The sheikh and the dustbin and other McAuslan stories in chronological order by date of arrival this unprecedented collection presents a history of the United States that Stick Dog Taster is both familiar and surprisingly new as seen through the fresh eyes and words of newcomers from than forty different countrie. I was so excited about this book but unfortunately let down The editor aspires to a lofty goal but falls short with a bias toward variations of a similar narrative

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Becoming Americans characters ¶ 7 Immigration is the essential American story From London or Lvov Bombay or Beijing Dublin or Dusseldorf people have come to America to remake themselves their lives and their identities Despite political obstacles popular indifference or hostility they put down roots here and their social cultural and entrepreneurial energies helped forge the open and diverse society we live in The history of American immigration has often been told by those already here Becoming Americans tells this epic story from the. A superb collection of stories poems memoirs and other writings that provide a vivid composite picture of this great nation of ours as it is experienced and perceived by new arrivals from around the world past and present The writing is almost uniformly brilliant and several of the stories have prompted me to read entire books by their authors These are not simple starry eyed tributes to America There is a good deal of pain in many of these accounts the pain of rejection the pain of discrimination the pain of losing one s original homeland and leaving behind one s family friends and traditions But you do come away from this book with a far deeper and richer appreciation for both our country and its newest citizens It is the kind of book that the Library of America was made to produce and with this one they have truly done themselves proud