Includes bibliographical references (p. 321-327) and index.
|Statement||Linda Tamura ; foreword by Roger Daniels.|
|Series||The Asian American experience|
|LC Classifications||F882.H9 T36 1993|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xli, 337 p. :|
|Number of Pages||337|
|ISBN 10||025201992X, 0252063597|
|LC Control Number||92034546|
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