From Every End of This Earth: 13 Families and the New Lives They Made in America

182 EGP In stock

New York Times bestselling author Steven V. Roberts follows the stories of thirteen families in this poignant, eye-opening look at immigration in America today. America is a nation of immigrants. But what does it mean to be an immigrant in the United States today? In some ways, the experience has never changed--all newcomers feel the pain of separation. In other ... more on CAIRO BOOKS

Buy it from CAIRO BOOKS
(0)
Report

Product Details

  • The best price of From Every End of This Earth: 13 Families and the New Lives They Made in America by CAIRO BOOKS in Egypt is 182 EGP
  • Available payment methods are
    Cash on Delivery
  • Delivery fees are 10 EGP, with delivery expected within 5-8 day(s)
  • Similar products to From Every End of This Earth: 13 Families and the New Lives They Made in America are sold at Diwan, BookSpot, Jumia with prices starting at 84 EGP
  • The first appearance of this product was on Aug 19, 2014
  • Amongst similar products of From Every End of This Earth: 13 Families and the New Lives They Made in America the cheapest price is 84 EGP from Diwan

CAIRO BOOKS's Description

New York Times bestselling author Steven V. Roberts follows the stories of thirteen families in this poignant, eye-opening look at immigration in America today. America is a nation of immigrants. But what does it mean to be an immigrant in the United States today? In some ways, the experience has never changed--all newcomers feel the pain of separation. In other ways, it has changed drastically--families maintain strong business ties to their home countries and speak daily with their relatives on cell phones. Attitudes about the great melting pot have taken a sharp turn toward insularity in recent years. The 9/11 attacks and recent waves of undocumented workers seem to have eroded America's long-standing belief in the value of immigration. Yet the families in this book conclusively demonstrate that critics are wrong, and that in the age of Barack Obama, the son of an immigrant from Kenya, newcomers "from every end of this earth" continue to renew America's greatness, every day, with their courage and character. Having shared his own family's story in My Fathers' Houses, distinguished journalist Steven V. Roberts now profiles immigrants from China and Afghanistan, Mexico and Sierra Leone, who have journeyed to our shores in pursuit of the same dream that propelled his own grandparents to leave Russia and Poland a century ago. He combines compelling interviews and meticulous research to produce an engaging, wonderfully clear, and accessible narrative that explores each family's original yet deeply resonant story. As the political debate rages on, Roberts offers an essential and timely look at today's immigrant accounts, and sheds light on the enormous contributions these individuals continue to make to the fabric and future of America.

Reviews

    No reviews exist yet for this product.

    Similar Products

    ProductStorePricePayment methodsDelivery timeFees
    Oprah
    Oprah
    Store:DiwanPrice: 84 EGPPayment methodsCash on DeliveryCredit CardDelivery time: 1-3 day(s) Fees : 15 EGP Buy it
    Saint Theresa and Sleeping with Strangers: Two Modern Arabic Novellas (Modern Arabic Literature (Hardcover))
    Saint Theresa and Sleeping with Strangers:...
    Store:BookSpotPrice: 100 EGPPayment methodsCash on DeliveryDelivery time: 2-6 day(s) Fees : 15-30 EGP Buy it
    Beautiful Chaos
    Beautiful Chaos
    Store:DiwanPrice: 126 EGPPayment methodsCash on DeliveryCredit CardDelivery time: 1-3 day(s) Fees : 15 EGP Buy it
    Diary of a Wimpy Kid 08 - Hard Luck
    Diary of a Wimpy Kid 08 - Hard Luck
    Store:JumiaPrice: 140 EGPPayment methodsCash on DeliveryCredit CardE-PaymentDelivery time: 2-5 day(s) Fees : 15 EGP Buy it
    From Every End of This Earth: 13 Families and the New Lives They Made in AmericaFrom Every End of This Earth: 13 Families and the New Lives They Made in America





    ... or add to a new wish list.