Crossings (Paperback)

The Great Transatlantic Migrations, 1870-1914

By Walter Nugent

Indiana University Press, 9780253209535, 256pp.

Publication Date: December 22, 1992

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Description

"Nugent's study, well illustrated and documented... will become a must for courses on migration history." --Dirk Hoerder, International Migration Review

"A brilliant analysis of a critical chapter of migration history." --Ira Glazier, American Historical Review

"Nugent's work is the ideal--the only--narrative companion to any quantitative analysis of late-nineteenth century population movements in the Atlantic economy." --Journal of Economic History

"In terms of synthesizing existing literature and extending comparisons across boundaries, Nugent offers a shining example for both students and established scholars." --Journal of Interdisciplinary History



About the Author

WALTER NUGENT is Andrew V. Tackes Professor of History at the University of Notre Dame.