Coverart for item
The Resource An American in the making : the life story of an immigrant, M.E. Ravage ; edited and with an introduction by Steven G. Kellman

An American in the making : the life story of an immigrant, M.E. Ravage ; edited and with an introduction by Steven G. Kellman

Label
An American in the making : the life story of an immigrant
Title
An American in the making
Title remainder
the life story of an immigrant
Statement of responsibility
M.E. Ravage ; edited and with an introduction by Steven G. Kellman
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
M.E. Ravage, one of almost two million Jews, was lured by tales of success to America at the turn of the twentieth century. After learning a new language and finding success in college he penned a vivid account of his own assimilation. Steven G. Kellman brings Ravage's story to life again in this new edition, providing a brief biography and historical and literary contexts. An American in the Making contributes to an understanding of the notion of "America" and remains timely, especially when massive immigration from Latin America and Asia, challenges ideas of national ident
Member of
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
N$T
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Multi-ethnic literatures of the Americas
An American in the making : the life story of an immigrant, M.E. Ravage ; edited and with an introduction by Steven G. Kellman
Label
An American in the making : the life story of an immigrant, M.E. Ravage ; edited and with an introduction by Steven G. Kellman
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt5hhx2m
Publication
Related Contributor
Related Location
Related Agents
Related Authorities
Related Subjects
Related Items
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages xxx-xxxi)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Chronology; Introduction; An American in the Making; Contents; Introduction; Part One: The Alien at Home; Chapter I: The Prophet from America; Chapter II: The Gospel of New York; Chapter III: The Exodus; Chapter IV: To America on Foot; Chapter V: Farewell Forever; Part Two: The Alien Abroad; Chapter VI: First Impressions; Chapter VII: The Immigrant's America; Chapter VIII: "How Do You Like America?"; Chapter IX: Ventures and Adventures; Chapter X: Purifications; Chapter XI:The Ethics of the Bar; Part Three: The Education of an American
http://library.link/vocab/cover_art
https://contentcafe2.btol.com/ContentCafe/Jacket.aspx?Return=1&Type=S&Value=9780813548661&userID=ebsco-test&password=ebsco-test
Dimensions
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/discovery_link
{'f': 'http://opac.lib.rpi.edu/record=b4380876'}
Extent
1 online resource (xxxiii, 212 pages).
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813548661
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

Library Locations

    • Folsom LibraryBorrow it
      110 8th St, Troy, NY, 12180, US
      42.729766 -73.682577
Processing Feedback ...