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Asian America

Chinese and Japanese in the United States since 1850

by Roger Daniels

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Published by University of Washington Press in Seattle, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Asian Americans -- History -- Dictionaries.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p345-372. - Includes index.

    StatementRoger Daniels.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE184.06
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii,344p. ;
    Number of Pages344
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21237157M
    ISBN 100295966696


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