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Wallace, Sandra Neil , Wallace, Rich

First Generation: 36 Trailblazing Immigrants and Refugees Who Make America Great

(3) 4-6 Illustrated by Agata Nowicka. This collective biography includes one-page profiles and realistic digital portraits of influential first-generation Americans. The volume focuses mostly on contemporary men and women working in many fields: Google founder Sergey Brin from the former Soviet Union; Mazie Hirono, originally from Japan and the first Asian American woman in the Senate; and Somali refugee Halima Aden, a fashion model who wears a hijab. Reading list, websites. Bib.


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