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American passage

the history of Ellis Island

by Vincent J. Cannato

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Published by Harper in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ellis Island Immigration Station (N.Y. and N.J.) -- History,
  • Immigrants -- New York (State) -- New York -- History,
  • Immigrants -- United States -- History,
  • Ellis Island (N.J. and N.Y.) -- History,
  • United States -- Emigration and immigration -- History,
  • New York (N.Y.) -- Emigration and immigration -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementVincent J. Cannato.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJV6484 .C366 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22696809M
    ISBN 100060742739
    ISBN 109780060742737
    LC Control Number2008052245

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