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An Italian American odyssey

B. Amore

An Italian American odyssey

Life line--filo della vita : through Ellis Island and beyond

by B. Amore

  • 356 Want to read
  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Center for Migration Studies in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Amore, B. -- Family -- Exhibitions.,
  • Ellis Island Immigration Museum -- Exhibitions.,
  • Italian American families -- Exhibitions.,
  • Italian Americans -- Biography -- Exhibitions.,
  • Italian Americans -- Social life and customs -- Exhibitions.,
  • Immigrants -- United States -- Biography -- Exhibitions.,
  • United States -- Social life and customs -- Exhibitions.,
  • United States -- Ethnic relations -- Exhibitions.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesLife line, Filo della vita
    Statementby B. Amore ; translation by Franco Bagnolini.
    GenreExhibitions., Biography
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE184.I8 A535 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 412 p. :
    Number of Pages412
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20265029M
    ISBN 101577030451, 157703046X
    ISBN 109781577030454, 9781577030461
    LC Control Number2006008184

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Jul 11,  · Not only does my Italian lack, but unless I threw out all my clothes I would never dress to the standards of Italian style. Embracing my American pride, I decided to take a different route.

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Here's where you'll find analysis about the book as a .Aug 18,  · After all, I did not learn to speak English until I was 5 and thought the American side of my Italian-American moniker was just a way of acknowledging that we breathed the air in New Jersey and not Calabria; I spoke, ate, lived amongst, and thought like an Italian, so I was a true Italian.It was published as An Italian American Odyssey, Life line-filo della vita: Through Ellis Island and Beyond by The Center for Migration Studies and Fordham Press.

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