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A Different Mirror: A History of Multicultural America By Ronald Takaki, Clint Smith (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Ronald Takaki, Clint Smith (Foreword by)
$21.99
ISBN: 9780316499071
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Published: Back Bay Books - March 7th, 2023

Ronald Takaki's beloved revisionist history of America, praised by Howard Zinn as "a bold and refreshing new approach to our national history," now featuring a foreword from Clint Smith, author of the award-winning #1 bestseller How the Word Is Passed.

Ronald Takaki's "brilliant revisionist history of America" (Publishers Weekly) is a landmar


Becoming Irish American: The Making and Remaking of a People from Roanoke to JFK By Timothy J. Meagher Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780300126273
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Published: Yale University Press - November 7th, 2023

The origins and evolution of Irish American identity, from colonial times through the twentieth century
 
“Subtly provocative. . . .


American Shield: The Immigrant Sergeant Who Defended Democracy By Aquilino Gonell, Susan Shapiro, Jamie Raskin (Foreword by) Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781640096288
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Published: Counterpoint - November 7th, 2023

American Shield is an all-American tale of duty and determination—beautifully told by an immigrant, a veteran, and a patriot.” —Nancy Pelosi, Speaker Emerita of the United States House of Representatives


Daughters of Latin America \ Hijas de América Latina  (Spanish edition): Una antología global By Sandra Guzman, Raquel Salas Rivera (Translated by) Cover Image
By Sandra Guzman, Raquel Salas Rivera (Translated by)
$29.99
ISBN: 9780063245136
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Published: HarperCollins Espanol - November 21st, 2023

UNA EXTRAORDINARIA SELECCIÓN DE OBRAS ESENCIALES, EN SU MAYORÍA INÉDITAS, QUE CELEBRAN LA FUERZA, EL TALENTO Y LA DIVERSIDAD DE LAS MUJERES LATINAS, Y TIENDEN PUENTES QUE NOS CONECTAN LAS UNAS CON LAS OTRAS.


I Was Their American Dream: A Graphic Memoir By Malaka Gharib Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780525575115
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Published: Clarkson Potter - April 30th, 2019

“A portrait of growing up in America, and a portrait of family, that pulls off the feat of being both intimately specific and deeply universal at the same time. I adored this book.”—Jonny Sun
 


The Devil's Highway: A True Story By Luis Alberto Urrea Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316010801
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Published: Back Bay Books - September 19th, 2005

This important book from a Pulitzer Prize finalist follows the brutal journey a group of men take to cross the Mexican border: "the single most compelling, lucid, and lyrical contemporary account of the absurdity of U.S.


American Like Me: Reflections on Life Between Cultures By America Ferrera Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781501180927
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Published: Gallery Books - September 3rd, 2019

INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

From Academy Award–nominated actress and 2023 SeeHer award recipient America Ferrera comes a vibrant and varied collection of first-person accounts from prominent figures about the experience of growing up between cultures.

America Ferrera has always felt wholly American, and yet, her identity is inextricably linked to her


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Tell Me How It Ends: An Essay in 40 Questions By Valeria Luiselli, Jon Lee Anderson (Introduction by) Cover Image
By Valeria Luiselli, Jon Lee Anderson (Introduction by)
$16.00
ISBN: 9781566894951
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Published: Coffee House Press - April 4th, 2017

Humane yet often horrifying, Tell Me How It Ends offers a compelling, intimate look at a continuing crisis--and its ongoing cost in an age of increasing urgency. --Jeremy Garber, Powell's Books


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$17.95
ISBN: 9780807055588
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Published: Beacon Press - August 23rd, 2022

Debunks the pervasive and self-congratulatory myth that our country is proudly founded by and for immigrants, and urges readers to embrace a more complex and honest history of the United States


Funny in Farsi: A Memoir of Growing Up Iranian in America By Firoozeh Dumas Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780812968378
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - January 13th, 2004

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • Finalist for the PEN/USA Award in Creative Nonfiction, the Thurber Prize for American Humor, and the Audie Award in Biography/Memoir

This Random House Reader’s Circle edition includes a reading group guide and a conversation between Firoozeh Dumas and Khaled Hosseini, author of The Kite Runner!


American Immigration: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions) By David A. Gerber Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9780197542422
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Published: Oxford University Press, USA - March 29th, 2021

An updated, penetrating, and balanced analysis of one of the most contentious issues in America today, offering a historically informed portrait of immigration.


Strangers from a Different Shore: A History of Asian Americans Au of... By Ronald Takaki Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316831307
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Published: Back Bay Books - September 23rd, 1998

A powerful and moving history of Asian Americans that spans centuries, from the acclaimed author of A Different Mirror

In an extraordinary blend of narrative history, personal recollection, and oral testimony, the author presents a sweeping history of Asian Americans.