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Communist China's Policy of Oppression in East Turkestan
Price: Free! Words: 63,410. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2018 by Global Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration & Emigration
When the Communist Party came to power in 1949, China soon turned into a state of fear. That process cost the lives of tens of millions of people because of the repressive and totalitarian methods the communists used to enforce their bloody ideology.
A Helping Hand for Refugees
Price: Free! Words: 62,750. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2018 by Global Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration & Emigration
The world today is facing what may possibly be the greatest tragedy it has ever witnessed that creates massive waves of refugees. Everyday, more and more people are forced to leave behind their devastated countries to seek shelter elsewhere. Their difficult voyages tear families apart, create scenes of little bodies washed up on shores and countless disasters that put humanity to shame.
We Have Overcome: An Immigrant’s Letter to the American People
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 40,790. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2018 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Civil & human rights, Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration & Emigration
A black immigrant’s eloquent appreciation of the American Dream, and why his adopted nation remains the most noble experiment in enabling the pursuit of happiness.
True Tale From Another Mexico: The Lynch Mob, The Popsicle Kings, Chalino and the Bronx
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 126,320. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration & Emigration, Nonfiction » Social Science » Latin America studies
A cult classic of a book from Mexico’s vital margins – stories of drag queens and Oaxacan Indian basketball players, popsicle makers and telenovela stars, migrants, farm workers, a slum boss, slain narcoballadeer Chalino Sanchez, a lynching, and a doomed tough guy. From Sam Quinones - one of the great contemporary reporters out of Mexico, the border, and the immigrant diaspora.
Antonio's Gun and Delfino's Dream: True Tales of Mexican Migration
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 109,850. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration & Emigration, Nonfiction » Social Science » Latin America studies
This is journalist Sam Quinones' classic collection of nonfiction tales about Mexican immigrants, the border, and more. A dazzling follow-up to his cult classic, True Tales from Another Mexico: The Lynch Mob, the Popsicle Kings, Chalino and the Bronx. Quinones chronicles the tale of the Tomato King, of a high-school soccer season in Kansas, and of Mexican corruption in an L.A. County town.
Before Maori - NZ's First Inhabitants
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 27,540. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2011 by Heather Mackay. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration & Emigration, Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
This book explores a variety of evidence pointing to a long-term pre-Maori inhabitation of New Zealand. It covers the movement of people from Africa, across Asia and down through the Pacific, tracing their route by demonstrating striking similarities of language and culture. Far from being divisive, the book encourages all native-born New Zealanders to think of themselves as one people.
Bound with an Iron Chain: The Untold Story of How the British Transported 50,000 Convicts to Colonial America
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 16,230. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration & Emigration, Nonfiction » History » American
In 1723, James Bell stole a book from a London bookstall. As punishment, he was loaded on a ship and sent to colonial America, where he was sold as an indentured servant. In telling the epic story of how thousands of British convicts like Bell were separated from families and transported to America in the 18th century, Anthony Vaver challenges the way we think about immigration to early America.
We Stopped Forgetting: Stories from Sami Americans
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,860. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013 by ČálliidLágádus/Authors’ Publisher. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration & Emigration, Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
During the immigration period of 1880-1940 an unknown number of Sámi people (the indigenous people of Northern Norway, Sweden, Finland, and the Kola Peninsula of Russia) left Sápmi (Samiland; “Lapland”) for North America alongside Nordic peoples. The storytellers in this book give moving accounts of the history of their ancestors and tell their own stories of cultural revitalization.
This Messy Mobile Life: How a Mola can help globally mobile families create a life by design
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 69,170. Language: American English. Published: March 20, 2019 by Summertime Publishing & Springtime Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference, Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration & Emigration
Do your family dinners happen in more than one language? Do you celebrate Christmas and Eid? Do you and your family feel at home in more than one country? If so, then you may be a MOLA Family and yes, this multicultural, multilingual, mobile life can get a little 'messy.'
Leaving Little Havana: A Memoir of Miami’s Cuban Ghetto
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,620. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2013 by Beating Windward Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration & Emigration
While most memoirs by Cuban-Americans revolve around childhood scenes in Cuba and explore the experiences of a young man, Leaving Little Havana is the first refugee memoir to focus on a Cuban girl growing up in America, rising above the obstacles and clearing a path to her own American Dream.
Voices From The Other Side: Inspiring German WWII Memoirs
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 96,950. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration & Emigration
These are the stories of ordinary German civilians who survived the horrors of war and eventually immigrated to Colorado. These stories remind readers how war imposes hardship and heartbreak on all of the populations involved. It's the author's hope that readers will learn from and be inspired by these revelations from ordinary people caught up in extraordinary circumstances.
The Emotionally Resilient Expat: Engage, Adapt and Thrive Across Cultures
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 127,010. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014 by Summertime Publishing & Springtime Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration & Emigration, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Living abroad offers enriching experiences of growth, broadened perspective, enhanced cultural understanding. Yet its transition-rich, change-driven, cross-cultural nature can place considerable demands. The Emotionally Resilient Expat shows the key to successful transitions and beyond lies in emotional resilience to adapt, adjust or simply accept.
How Migration Affects Our Lives
Series: Motivation and Inspiration. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,150. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration & Emigration, Nonfiction » Social Science » Human Services
How Migration Affects Our Lives ? Migration has been with us since time immemorial. As people search for countries that offer high wages, they also affect national security, the spread of diseases, brain drain and globalization. In all, using the concepts of social construction, definition of reality by the powerful and hegemony, we will then be able discuss the effect of migration.
Me quitaron mi país: conversaciones con migrantes venezolanos
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 12,700. Language: Spanish. Published: July 26, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration & Emigration
Más de uno de cada diez venezolanos ha abandonado su país en los últimos años. Se trata de la segunda oleada migratoria más grande del mundo. "Me quitaron mi país" muestra este proceso a través de las historias personales de venezolanos radicados actualmente en Ecuador, Perú, Bolivia, Italia, Inglaterra y Polonia.
Welcoming the Stranger: Signposts for Building Bridges and Making Peace
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 13,300. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2019 by Philip Garside. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Church / Leadership, Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration & Emigration
Does your church or community group want to help refugees or migrants settle into your neighbourhood but you’re not sure how to start? Nick Regnault shares the experiences of his community at South West Baptist Church in Christchurch who are doing just that. Their work is about ordinary people reaching out hands of friendship towards each other – to build bridges and to make peace.
Des Iles à la Métropole, confessions d’un Antillais
Price: $3.35 USD. Words: 29,880. Language: French. Published: September 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration & Emigration, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A travers « Des Iles à la Métropole, confessions d’un antillais », Ednard Pyrée se penche d’une manière toute personnelle, mais très sincère, sur les rapports compliqués et en même temps très passionnés entre les Antilles, l’Afrique et la Métropole.
Domestic Workers in Saudi Arabia and the Emirates: A Socio-legal Study on Conflicts
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 139,190. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013 by Quid Pro, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration & Emigration, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Civil & human rights
Fascinating study and inside account of the lives of maids and caregivers in the oil-rich Middle East, who become contractually bound to near-slavery by taking positions overseas. Dutch law professor Vlieger interviewed many maids, bosses, and job agencies to get to the truth. She places what she found into a theoretical frame of petropolitics. Accessible to everyone, with compelling stories.
The Pillow Book of Carmen Garcia
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,080. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino, Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration & Emigration
A disturbing journal of a young woman from rural Mexico who crosses the border into the United States where she's forced to pay her dues.
Etiquette for Residents, Travelers, and Potential Immigrants to English-speaking Countries
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 6,870. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2012 by Euan Guides. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success, Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration & Emigration
How to get new friends and job? Many well-educated professional people cannot even find a job because of a lack of proper manners. This book gives a concise review of typical behavior of people living in Australia, Canada, U.K., and the U.S.A. It is invaluable to these who want to start a new life as immigrants, travel or live in these countries.
Green Card Warrior
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 22,630. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2016 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Government, Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration & Emigration
How one man took on The State Department and won his quest to be an American immigrant – overcoming sabotage, political persecution and the odds.

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