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6 edition of Tales of an Italian-American Family found in the catalog.

Tales of an Italian-American Family

by Joseph F. Perez

  • 217 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Gardner Press, Incorporated .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • Elements In The U.S. Population,
  • Nonfiction - General,
  • Biography,
  • Emigration and immigration,
  • Families,
  • Immigrants,
  • Italian Americans,
  • United States,
  • Reference

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages188
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11335926M
    ISBN 100898761670
    ISBN 109780898761672

    A book review by Distinguished Professor Fred Gardaphe () Director of the John Calandra Institute for Italian American Studies City University New York. The Order Sons & Daughters of Italy in America (OSDIA) Book Club is dedicated to the fiction and non-fiction works written by OSDIA members. To submit your book for consideration, please contact Miles Ryan Fisher.. We encourage all our chapters around the country to choose one or more of the books each quarter and devote part of their monthly meeting time to discuss it.

    Register for free to build your own book lists. Sign In. Sign Up. Books with the subject: Italian American Families. Up to 20 books are listed, in descending order of popularity at this site. Lucia, Lucia Family / Italian americans / Divorce / American fiction / California / Italian american families / Fathers and sons. Jun 01,  · Buy a cheap copy of Tales of a Tail Gunner: A Memoir of book by Eddie S. Picardo. Entertaining memories of one man's coming of age during World War II-- a bittersweet childhood, his Italian-American family, being a teen during the Great Free shipping over $/5(4).

    Dreams, and the failure to reach those dreams, choices, risks and settling (or not settling) permeate this moving collection of tales that will stay with the reader long after the book is shut. Kirkus – October 1, Three generations of an Italian-American family strive . The next section of the book looks at the way he got married – there are four sisters in a family and he falls in love with one and then moves on to another and, finally, moves on to the one he thought was the most ugly and in whom he had previously shown no interest until she showed an interest in him.


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