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Title Things as They Are; or, America in 1819. By an Emigrant, Just Returned to England
Author Chambers, William
Date 1854
Document Type Printed Book
Publisher Information William & Robert Chambers
Reference 8176.e.8.(2.)
Library / Archive British Library
Collection Name General Reference Collection
Description An account written by an emigrant returning from the United States to England. Suggests that the United States is experiencing a crisis after the population boom caused by immigration, and lists reasons not emigrate.
Theme(s) Motives for Emigration; Responses to Immigration; Remigration
Country (from) Great Britain; United States Of America
Country (to) United States of America; Great Britain
Places Manchester, London, England
Nationality English
Keywords poverty, slavery, liberty, population, anti-immigration, finance
Language English
Copyright British Library