Polish Americans / by Meg Greene.
Author: Greene, Meg.
Publisher: San Diego : Lucent Books, 2004.
ISBN: 1590185161 (hardcover : alk. paper)
Description: 112 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
Series: Immigrants in America
Subject: Polish Americans History Juvenile literature.
Polish Americans Social conditions Juvenile literature.
Immigrants United States History Juvenile literature.
Poland Emigration and immigration History Juvenile literature.
United States Emigration and immigration History Juvenile literature.
United States Emigration and immigration.
Poland Emigration and immigration.
Contents: Stary kraj (the old country) -- Looking across the ocean -- To America -- The golden door to America -- To work -- Polonia -- Trying to fit in.
Summary: Reviews the reasons why millions of Poles have immigrated to America, what their passage was like, the kind of jobs most found, communities they formed, and the discrimination they faced.