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Jewish Immigrants Seek Safety in America (1881-1914) (Spotlight on Immigration and Migration)

Dava Pressberg

Library Binding

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Paperback (12/30/2015)


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. They'll 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 reader's learning experience. This is a great addition to any social studies program involving immigration and migration.

PowerKids Press, 9781508140542, 24pp.

Publication Date: December 30, 2015