We Came Through Ellis Island: Immigrant Adventures of Emma Markowitz
Readers witness the life of a Jewish family who move from Russia to New York City to escape persecution and starvation and to make a new life. Fact-filled narrative and historical photos plus fictional letters and journal entries from 12-year-old Emma Markowitz and her family paint a memorable picture of the typical European immigrant experience in the 1890s.
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|Ages 7 to 9, Ages 10 to 12
|National Geographic Books