By Raymond L. Cohn
Dr. Cohn presents an in-depth and entire research of the commercial background of ecu immigration to the antebellum usa, utilizing and comparing the on hand facts in addition to proposing new facts. This research facilities on immigration from the 3 most vital resource international locations - eire, Germany, and nice Britain - and examines the quantity of immigration, what percentage participants got here from every one nation in the course of the antebellum interval, and why these numbers elevated. The booklet additionally analyzes the place they got here from inside of each one state; who selected to immigrate; the immigrants' journey to the USA, together with estimates of mortality at the Atlantic crossing; the roles bought within the usa by means of the immigrants, in addition to their geographic position; and the industrial results of immigration on either the immigrants and the antebellum usa. No different e-book examines such a lot of various monetary points of antebellum immigration.