Publisher description for A larger memory : a history of our diversity with voices / Ronald Takaki.


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A sweeping yet intimate history of the diverse individuals who, together, make up America. Ronald Takaki uses letters, diaries & oral histories to share their stories. Workers, immigrants, shopkeepers, women, children & others, their lives often separated by ethnic borders, speak side by side as Takaki frames their voices with his own text.


Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Cultural pluralism -- United States -- History -- Sources.
Minorities -- United States -- Biography.
United States -- Ethnic relations -- Sources.
United States -- Race relations -- Sources.