Forgotten Ellis Island

Forgotten Ellis Island : The Extraordinary Story of America's Immigrant Hospital

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A century ago, in the shadow of the Statue of Liberty, one of the worlds greatest public hospitals was built. Forgotten Ellis Island--the first book about this extraordinary institution--is a powerful tribute to the best and worst of Americas dealings with its new citizens-to-be. 150 photos. 8 page color insert.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 185 pages
  • 194 x 218 x 24mm | 821g
  • Washington, DC, United States
  • English
  • Illustrations, unspecified
  • 0061241962
  • 9780061241963
  • 1,177,170

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"This narrative, with its haunting illustrations, belongs to all of us. I was fascinated."--Joy Hakim, author of A History of US
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