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  title={Eastenders Go West: English Sparrows, Immigrants, and the Nature of Fear},
  author={Peter A. Coates},
  journal={Journal of American Studies},
  pages={431 - 462}
  • P. Coates
  • Published 1 December 2005
  • Art
  • Journal of American Studies
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