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Ethnic islands

Ronald Takaki

Ethnic islands

the emergence of urban Chinese America

by Ronald Takaki

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Published by Chelsea House in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chinese Americans -- History,
  • China -- Emigration and immigration -- History,
  • United States -- Emigration and immigration -- History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRonald Takaki ; adapted by Rebecca Stefoff.
    SeriesThe Asian American experience, Asian American experience (New York, N.Y.)
    ContributionsStefoff, Rebecca, 1951-
    The Physical Object
    Pagination125 p. :
    Number of Pages125
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23261796M
    ISBN 100791022803
    LC Control Number93037513
    OCLC/WorldCa28965757

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