Rosenblatt, Roger
December 1993
New Republic;12/27/93, Vol. 209 Issue 26, p20
Reports on the settlement of immigrants in Brooklyn, New York City. Countries of origin of immigrants in the 19th and 20th centuries; Differences between social conditions of the two centuries; Residents around Sunset Park; Profile of Hispanic and Asian immigrants; Median income of immigrants; History of immigrants in New York City; Social and economic conditions of immigrants; Reasons for migrating to the U.S.


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