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Still the promised city?

African-Americans and new immigrants in postindustrial New York

by Roger David Waldinger

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Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New York (N.Y.),
  • New York (State),
  • New York,
  • New York.
    • Subjects:
    • African Americans -- New York (State) -- New York -- Economic conditions,
    • African Americans -- Employment -- New York (State) -- New York,
    • Alien labor -- New York (State) -- New York,
    • New York (N.Y.) -- Economic conditions

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [331]-367) and index.

      StatementRoger Waldinger.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF128.9.N3 W32 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 374 p. :
      Number of Pages374
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL806714M
      ISBN 100674838610
      LC Control Number95043335

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