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Crossings: The Great Transatlantic Migrations, 1870-1914

Crossings: The Great Transatlantic Migrations, 1870-1914
Author: Walter Nugent
ISBN 13: 9780253209535
ISBN 10: 253209536
Edition: Reprint
Publisher: Indiana University Press
Publication Date: 1992-12-22
Format: Paperback
Pages: 256
List Price: $20.00

"Nugent's study, well illustrated and documented... will become a must for courses on migration history." — Dirk Hoerder, International Migration Review

"A brilliant analysis of a critical chapter of migration history." — Ira Glazier, American Historical Review

"Nugent's work is the ideal — the only — narrative companion to any quantitative analysis of late-nineteenth century population movements in the Atlantic economy." — Journal of Economic History

"In terms of synthesizing existing literature and extending comparisons across boundaries, Nugent offers a shining example for both students and established scholars." — Journal of Interdisciplinary History