THE TIMES: The Unsettling of Europe by Peter Gatrell review — mass immigration is nothing new

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Release date: 16/8/2019

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The Unsettling of Europe is a definitive book in which Peter Gatrell, a historian of population movement at the University of Manchester, proves that “what we used to have” is a chimerical idea. As is the often repeated notion that today’s migration levels — immigration and emigration (although the second is rarely mentioned) — are “unprecedented”.

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TitleThe Unsettling of Europe by Peter Gatrell review — mass immigration is nothing new
Media name/outletThe Times
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date16/08/19
DescriptionThe Unsettling of Europe is a definitive book in which Peter Gatrell, a historian of population movement at the University of Manchester, proves that “what we used to have” is a chimerical idea. As is the often repeated notion that today’s migration levels — immigration and emigration (although the second is rarely mentioned) — are “unprecedented”.
URLhttps://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/the-unsettling-of-europe-by-peter-gatrell-review-r8xhqr8qz
PersonsPeter Gatrell