Anti-Semitism : Jewish immigrants seek safety in America (1881-1914) / Dava Pressberg.
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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|APLS-Geneva||E 605.892 PRE (Text)||34207002040856||Easy Non-Fiction||Available||-|
|Ligonier Public Library - Ligonier||j 305.892 P (Text)||73571200125443||Children's Room||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9781508140511 (pbk.)
- ISBN: 9781508140528 (6 pack)
- ISBN: 9781508140542 (library bound)
- Physical Description: 24 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
- Publisher: New York : PowerKids Press, 
- Copyright: ©2016
|General Note:|| Includes index.
|Formatted Contents Note:|| Freedom in the United States -- Anti-Semitism in Russia -- Temporary laws -- Fleeing Russia -- Reaching America -- Help for immigrants -- Finding work -- Making a new home -- Looking toward the future -- A better life in America.
|Summary, etc.:|| This book takes readers from Russia to America as it covers the wave of Jewish immigration that occurred from 1881 to 1914. Readers will gain a deep understanding of the injustices the Jews faced in Russia, from unfair laws to pogroms. Theyll follow Russian Jews on their journey to the United States, a land that promised freedom of religion and prosperity. The book also highlights the many challenges Russian Jews faced once they arrived, and the ways they invested in their future. Engaging text is paired with stunning photographs and primary sources to enhance the readers learning experience. This is a great addition to any social studies program involving immigration and migration.
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