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Emigrant Nation

The Making of Italy Abroad

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$60.50 • £48.95 • €54.50

ISBN 9780674027848

Publication Date: 06/30/2008


340 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

8 halftones, 3 maps, 7 graphs


  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction: The Program of Emigrant Colonialism
  • 1. From Africa to the Americas
  • 2. The Great Ethnographic Empire
  • 3. Migration and Money
  • 4. The Language of Dante
  • 5. For Religion and for the Fatherland
  • 6. Emigration and the New Nationalism
  • 7. Earthquake, Pestilence, and World War
  • Conclusion: Toward a Global Nation
  • Appendix: Maps and Figures
  • Notes

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