Journey to America

25 Immigrants Who Transformed A Nation

Journey to America
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Format: Hardback, 96 Pages
ISBN: 9780760371220
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A timely, beautiful exploration of America’s rich history of diversity, Journey to America profiles 25 immigrants who have affected the nation’s culture or business.
 
From showstopping entertainers to game-changing activists to brilliant scientists, these immigrants show the determination and innovation that has shaped America today. Get all the stats, facts, and behind-the-scenes info on who they are as well as what they’ve done
 
Author-illustrator Maliha Abidi’s striking illustrated portraits bring the personalities to life in vivid color. Sidebars explain historical and political facts about the immigration process, highlighting the differences between a permanent resident and a citizen, a first and second generation American, and more.

The author

Maliha Abidi is a Pakistani immigrant, author-illustrator, and med student who has worked with organizations such as the United Nations, Adobe, Rebel Girls, and Peace Corporation. She has been featured in BBC, Good Morning America, and Malala Fund. Her debut, Pakistan for Women, celebrated fifty extraordinary Pakistani women.

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Format: Hardback, 96 Pages
ISBN: 9780760371220
Size: 6.5 in x 9 in / 165.1 mm x 228.6 mm
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