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Americans abroad : a comparative study of emigrants from the United States
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ISBN: 9402417958 Year: 2020 Publisher: Dordrecht, The Netherlands : Springer,

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Americans --- Yankees --- Ethnology --- Psychology.


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The mosquito coast
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ISBN: 0241106885 Year: 1981 Publisher: London

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The sheltering sky
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ISBN: 0912946431 Year: 1977 Publisher: New York, NY : The Ecco press,

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Americans in Egypt, 1770-1915 : explorers, consuls, travelers, soldiers, missionaries, writers and scientists
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ISBN: 9780786463046 Year: 2012 Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co.,

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"Most scholars assume that Americans were either not in Egypt in significant numbers during the nineteenth century or had little of importance to say. Often in their own words, explorers, consuls, tourists, soldiers, missionaries, artists, scientists, and scholars offer a rare American perspective on everyday Egyptian life and provide a new perspective on many historically significant events"--Provided by publisher.

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A Bright Soothing Noise
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ISBN: 1574413317 Year: 2010 Publisher: Denton, Tex. : University of North Texas Press,

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The title, A Bright Soothing Noise, refers to the sound that fire makes, promising not only warmth and light but also violence and destruction. Brown's greatest hero is Frank O'Connor, and like O'Connor's his stories uncover the final bleakness of a national life but in the same moment glow with its promise of love and life and belonging. Brown's Americans will try almost anything to connect. They tend to drink too much, to drive too fast, are a little too violent in their passions and even a little too religious. Too often they believe, they trust-and then again they don't, depending not so m


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The ambassadors

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A fiftyish American is dispatched to Europe by a rich widow on a mission to bring back her wayward son who is enraptured by a French woman.

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Americans --- Yankees --- Ethnology --- Paris (France) --- E-books


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The Time between Places : Stories That Weave In and Out of Egypt and America
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ISBN: 1610754190 Year: 2010 Publisher: Fayetteville : University of Arkansas Press,

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Pauline Kaldas was born in Egypt and immigrated to the United States in 1992. She is an associate professor of English at Hollins University and the author of Letters from Cairo; a poetry collection, Egyptian Compass; and co-editor, with Khaled Mattawa, of Dinarzad's Children: An Anthology of Contemporary Arab American Fiction, now in its second edition, which won the 2005 Silver Award in ForeWord Magazine's Book of the Year ""Anthology"" category. Stories from The Time between Places have appeared in a variety of journals and books, including Callaloo, Mizna, and Ripe Guava.


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Bridging two dynasties : the 1947 New York Yankees
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ISBN: 0803246099 1299132391 Year: 2013 Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press,

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""An exceptional piece of work.""-C70 at the Bat
The American senator
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ISBN: 0192817396 Year: 1986 Publisher: Oxford Oxford University Press

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