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Guarding the Golden Door: American Immigration Policy and Immigrants Since 1882

Guarding the Golden Door: American Immigration Policy and Immigrants Since 1882

by Roger Daniels

Editorial: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
ISBN: 9780809053445
Número de páginas: 344
Formatos: pdf, ePub, mobi, fb2
Tamaño de archivo: 9 Mb
Fecha de publicación: 2020-08-10
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"Arguably the most useful for general readers. Clearly written, reasonably lean and on the whole, balanced in its assessments, it is an excellent primer." —Los Angeles Times The federal government's efforts to pick and choose among the multitude of immigrants seeking to enter the United States began with the Chinese Exclusion Act of 1882. Conceived in ignorance and falsely presented to the public, it had undreamt of consequences, and this pattern has been rarely deviated from ...