Friday, February 17, 2012

The Greeks in America by J. P. Xenides available for Kindle

I have made the book "The Greeks in America" by J. P. Xenides available as a Kindle ebook on Amazon.com for $0.99 (the lowest price they allow - sorry, Amazon is the only one that can offer books for free).  This book was originally published by George H. Doran Company, New York in 1922.


CONTENTS

Chapter I - EUROPEAN BACKGROUND
History and Racial Relationship
Present Political Situation
Political Conditions in the Near East as Affecting Emigration from America
Political Conditions as Inviting Unrest in America
Economic Conditions
Social Conditions
Recreation
Moral Standards
Leadership
Religious Conditions

Chapter II - THE GREEKS IN AMERICA
Immigration
Return Movement to Greece
Economic Conditions
Standard of Living and Wages
Unrest

Chapter III - THE GREEKS IN AMERICA
Social Conditions
Recreation
Family Life
Relation to Other Racial Groups
Relation to American People, Ideals, Institutions, etc.
Social Organizations and Forces
Educational Forces
Forces of Assimilation
Results as Reflected in War Service

Chapter IV - THE GREEKS IN AMERICA
Greek Churches
Forms of Religious Approach
Evangelical Work Among the Greeks by Protestant Churches
Literature

Chapter V - GREEKS IN AMERICA
Special Problems
Recommendations


APPENDICES
I. Greek Newspapers in the United States
II. Bibliography


INDEX

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