Strangers from a different shore : a history of Asian Americans (eBook, 1990) [University of Maryland, College Park]
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Strangers from a different shore : a history of Asian Americans

Strangers from a different shore : a history of Asian Americans

Author: Ronald T Takaki
Publisher: New York, N.Y., U.S.A. : Penguin Books, 1990.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Takaki, Ronald T., 1939-2009.
Strangers from a different shore.
New York, N.Y., U.S.A. : Penguin Books, 1990
(DLC) 90006816
(OCoLC)21078679
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ronald T Takaki
OCLC Number: 757010394
Notes: Reprint. Originally published: Boston : Little, Brown, 1989.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2011. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (ix, 570 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations, map
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: From a different shore: their history bursts with telling --
Overblown with hope: the first wave of Asian immigration --
Gam saan haak: the Chinese in nineteenth-century America --
Raising cane: the world of plantation Hawaii --
Ethnic solidarity: the settling of Japanese America --
Ethnic islands: the emergence of urban Chinese America --
Struggling against colonialism: Koreans in America --
"The tide of turbans": Asian Indians in America --
Dollar a day, dime a dance: the forgotten Filipinos --
The watershed of World War II: democracy and race --
"Strangers" at the gates again: post-1965 --
Breaking silences: community of memory.
Responsibility: Ronald Takaki.
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