We Came Through Ellis Island : The Immigrant Adventures of Emma Markowitz
Readers witness the life of a Jewish family who move from Russia to New York City to escape persecution and starvation and to make a new life. Fact-filled narrative and historical photos plus fictional letters and journal entries from 12-year-old Emma Markowitz and her family paint a memorable picture of the typical European immigrant experience in the 1890s.
- Paperback | 40 pages
- 162.6 x 207.3 x 2.5mm | 117.94g
- 01 Jul 2003
- National Geographic Society
- Washington, DC, United Kingdom
- 33 B&W AND TINTED PERIOD PHOTO