The Portuguese in the Americas Series aims to contribute to the growing field of Portuguese-American Studies. The Series documents the variety and complexity of the Portuguese-American experience by publishing works in the social sciences, history and literature.
Home Is an Island
University of Massachusetts Press
In Pursuit of Their Dreams
A History of Azorean Immigration to the United States
Jerry R. Williams

Tagus Press at UMass Dartmouth

2007 . 216 pp. 21 illus. 6 figs. 11 maps. 6 x 9"
Anthropology / Immigration / Azores

$22.95 Paperback, 978-1-933227-19-1

About the Author

Jerry R. Williams is Professor Emeritus in the Department of Geography at California State U, Chico. He is the author of And Yet They Come: Portuguese Immigration from the Azores to the United States, an earlier version of the present volume. He has participated in a National Endowment for the Humanities seminar on Americans with Dual Cultural Heritages.

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