Dutch immigrant memoirs and related writings

by Henry Stephen Lucas

Publisher: Van Gorcum in Assen, Netherlands

Written in English
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  • Dutch -- United States.

Edition Notes

Statementselected and arranged for publication by Henry S. Lucas.
SeriesVan Gorcum"s historische bibliotheek,, 44
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF575.D9 L8
The Physical Object
Pagination2 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL210710M
LC Control Numbera 56003336
OCLC/WorldCa3099678

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Home; All editions; Dutch immigrant memoirs and related writings / selected and arranged for publication by Henry S. Lucas Lucas, Henry Stephen, Dutch immigrant memoirs and related writings. Assen, Netherlands, Van Gorcum, (OCoLC) Online version: Lucas, Henry Stephen, Dutch immigrant memoirs and related writings.

Assen, Netherlands, Van Gorcum, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Henry Stephen Lucas. Around began the period of mass immigration into the U.S.A. Dutch immigrants usually travelled on the ships of the Holland-America Line (H.A.L.) from Rotterdam to Ellis Island in New York, a sea journey of ten to twelve days.

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[Henry Stephen Lucas]. The immigrant memoir is a rich resource for engaged reading, which allows readers to share vicariously in others' unusual experiences and gain insights into unfamiliar cultures and locales. This genre of memoir encompasses several facets of the immigrant experience.

The most basic story is one of people who leave their birth country to find a new life in another country. Dutch immigrant memoirs and related writings, selected and arranged for publication by Henry S. Lucas. Format Book Published Assen, Netherlands, Van Gorcum, Description 2 v.

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