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An Immigrant's Guide To Making It In America

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In An Immigrant's Guide to Making It in America, Virgilia Kaur Pruthi reveals why this is the best time in modern US history for young immigrants to begin making their mark by highlighting the stories of a diverse set of those who’ve made it in America. Filled with practical advice on how to navigate the immigration system and tips for adjusting to US culture and understan ...more
Paperback, 218 pages
Published February 2014 by Virgilia Kaur Pruthi
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Joanna Riquett
May 31, 2014 rated it it was amazing
Excellent book for who's looking to immigrate or is already an immigrant in the USA. The author interviews different people for different countries and cultures and tells the story of how they got there and what have they done in order to remain with legal documentation in the country. There's also a chapter with an interview with an immigration lawyer and many questions are solved here. I ...more
Mystery
Oct 01, 2014 rated it liked it
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I received this as a Goodreads Giveway!!

If you are not looking for info on immigration, then this book might be a very boring book for you. I've had friends who are immigrants or from immigrant parents, and I thought the info would come in handy, but unfortunately it turned out to be a boring read with a lot of statistical data that you wouldn't remember anyway.

Besides that I was surprised at how many different countries immigrants come from and I was surprised by the several different types of
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