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Martin W. Sandler's Immigrants shows how the experiences of people who immigrated to the United States helped to shape its national identity and heritage. Millions of people from all over the world left their homelands in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries to come to the United States. Their journeys were often long and perilous, but to these huddled masses, the sight ...more
Published July 1st 2014 by HarperCollins
(first published January 1st 1995)
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The title of the book I read is "Immigrants" by Martin W. Sandler. It is about people from other countries across the ocean migrating to the United States more specifically New York to be free form "harsh conditions that include hunger, poverty, and religious, and political persecution." As a result of that "American is a culture is culture of many lands. we borrow from every group and are made richer by the borrowing."
I chose this book because I thought it would benefit me for what we are lear ...more
Martin W. Sandler has written more than seventy books for children and adults and has written and produced seven television series. He has twice been nominated for the Pulitzer Prize and has won multiple Emmy Awards. He lives in Massachusetts.More about Martin W. Sandler...