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The new Minnesotans : stories of immigrants and refugees / Gregg Aamot ; [foreword by Joel Wurl].

Aamot, Gregg. (Author).
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Crookston Public Library 304.8776 AAM (Text) 33500009972092 Main Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780929636689 (pbk. : acid-free paper)
  • ISBN: 0929636686 (pbk. : acid-free paper)
  • Physical Description: xvii, 148 p. : ill. 22 cm.
  • Publisher: Minneapolis, MN : Syren Book Co., c2006.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note: Foreword / Joel Wurl -- Author's note -- Introduction -- An ongoing problem : the Hmong face and old tradition -- Out there by ourselves : Hmong refugees help their own -- Them against us : Somalis find a unified voice -- A most urgent matter : Somali politics, here and abroad -- Living in denial : Ethiopians take on HIV/AIDS -- A really big change : a mosque comes to Minnesota -- We are here : Hispanics shape an identity -- Epilogue -- Acknowledgments -- Sources.
Summary, etc.: The author shares the challenges and realities immigrants and refugees face while assimilating to the Upper Midwest.
Author Notes

Award-winning Associated Press reporter and editor Gregg Aamot has covered immigration and other issues for Minnesota newspapers for nearly 15 years. He is a graduate of Gustavus Adolphus College and the University of Minnesota. He lives with his wife, Jeanne, in the Twin Cities.

Subject: Minorities > Minnesota.
Immigrants > Minnesota > Biography > Anecdotes.
Refugees > Minnesota > Biography > Anecdotes.
Immigrants > Minnesota > Social conditions.
Refugees > Minnesota > Social conditions.
Minnesota > Ethnic relations.
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