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By Eliot Dickinson

ISBN-10: 0870138243

ISBN-13: 9780870138249

The Copts, or Egyptian Christians, are a comparatively small and tight-knit ethno-religious staff, numbering maybe 3 thousand humans and residing more often than not within the Detroit metropolitan quarter. considering the fact that they all started immigrating to Michigan within the mid-1960s, their neighborhood has grown exponentially.

     Granted unheard of entry to the Coptic neighborhood, Eliot Dickinson presents the 1st in- intensity profile of this special and remarkably profitable immigrant staff. Drawing on own interviews to infuse the publication with heat and intensity. Copts in Michigan deals readers a compelling view into this vivid community.

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