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The Italian American experience

an encyclopedia

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Published by Garland Pub. in New York .
Written in English

  • Italian Americans -- Encyclopedias.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementeditors, Salvatore J. LaGumina ... [et al.].
    SeriesGarland reference library of the humanities ;, vol. 1535
    ContributionsLaGumina, Salvatore John, 1928-
    LC ClassificationsE184.I8 I673 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 735 p. :
    Number of Pages735
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL43914M
    ISBN 100815307136
    LC Control Number99038629

    In , shortly after Mussolini's rise to power in Italy, an Italian-American Fascist movement arose in the United States that developed differently and far less extremely than Fascists movements throughout Europe or other parts of the Americas. Mussolini and his Fascist party in Italy carefully controlled the formation and development of Fascism in the United States--creating a hierarchical Author: Martin Scott Catino. La Storia: Five Centuries of the Italian American Experience Jerre Mangione, Author, Ben Morreale, With HarperCollins Publishers $30 (p) ISBN Buy this book.

    La Storia: Five Centuries of the Italian American Experience Italian children's books: Ti voglio bene, papa (italian kids books) Libri per bambini in italiano, italian kids books (Italian Bedtime Collection) (Italian Edition) Io sono piccola?: Una storia illustrata di Philipp Winterberg e Nadja Wichmann. The Journey of the Italians in America uses photos to describe the experience of immigrants and their descendants. In addition to covering the life cycle of family, work, socialization and achievements, this book explores the deeper impact of the process from immigrant to ethnic.

      Presentation of the Library of Congress‑Anniversary Book on Friday, October 18 at 7 p.m.: Explorers, Emigrants, Citizens: A Visual History of the Italian American Experience with co‑author Mario B. Mignone (Stony Brook University). On Friday, October 18 at 7 p.m., D r. Mignone and a guest panel will discuss the Italian American experience as seen through the collections of the Library of.   xx, pages: 29 cm Includes bibliographical references (pages ) and index 1. Life in Italy -- 2. The journey to America: life on the ships -- :

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