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History in Focus

the guide to historical resources • Issue 11: Migration •


A photograph of a  Jewish immigrant family in Maine

A Jewish immigrant family in Maine.


This issue of History in Focus looks at migration history and the resources available to study it. To find issues on other topics, go to our home page.

In this issue:

  • articles: thirteen original articles on the theme "Crossing borders".
  • websites: websites about migration, reviewed by the In Focus editorial team.
  • book reviews: reviews of major books on migration.
  • bibliography: key books on migration history, listed by publisher, with book summaries and links to publishers' pages. Special offers are available to History in Focus readers on many of these books.
  • research: details of PhD theses about migration, and university teachers interested in this topic.
  • more resources: museums and archives with information about migration in history.

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