America is immigrants

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Kolesar, Alison, illustrator.
New York : Random House, [2019].


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Glencarlyn - Adult Nonfiction305.9069 NOVICIn Transit


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First edition.
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xvii, 280 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 19 cm
9781984819826, 1984819828


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Includes index.
This dazzling volume brings American immigrant stories to life in short biographies written by award-winning writer Sara Nović, with charming full-color illustrations by Alison Kolesar. At a time when public debate is focused on who belongs in America, this book honors the crucial contributions of our friends and neighbors who have chosen to make this country their home. Featured within are war heroes and fashion designers, Supreme Court justices and pop stars, athletes and civil rights leaders, as well as: • the doctors who saved Ronald Reagan's life • the creators of iconic American products like Levi's, Chevy cars and trucks, and Nathan's Famous hot dogs • the scientists who contributed to the Manhattan Project • the architects behind landmarks of the American skyline like the World Financial Center in New York City, the Gateway Arch in St. Louis, and the Sears Tower in Chicago • Plus many familiar names from every walk of life. --from Amazon.

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APA Citation (style guide)

Nović, S., & Kolesar, A. (2019). America is immigrants (First edition.). Random House.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Nović, Sara, 1987- and Alison, Kolesar. 2019. America Is Immigrants. New York: Random House.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Nović, Sara, 1987- and Alison, Kolesar. America Is Immigrants New York: Random House, 2019.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Nović, Sara, and Alison Kolesar. America Is Immigrants First edition., Random House, 2019.

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