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Alas! What Brought Thee Hither?:The  Chinese in New York, 1800-1950 by Arthur Bonner - First Edition - 1997 - from Denton Island Books (SKU: dscf3901)

Alas! What Brought Thee Hither?:The Chinese in New York, 1800-1950

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Alas! What Brought Thee Hither?:The Chinese in New York, 1800-1950

by Arthur Bonner

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  • hardcover
  • First
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ISBN 10
0838637043
ISBN 13
9780838637043
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Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, 1997. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. A Very Good copy. Tightly bound, clean, bright, unmarked pages. Rubbing to edges of jacket, plus short closed tear to top front edge. This is the first iconographic history of the Chinese in New York. The history of immigrants who left scant records of their struggle to survive in a society in which the Chinese were reviled as angerous, opium soaked, and unassimilable is recounted. Includes 180 illustrations. 203 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1250 grams. Category: Sociology & Culture; ISBN/EAN: 9780838637043. Inventory No: dscf3901. .

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Bookseller
Denton Island Books GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
dscf3901
Title
Alas! What Brought Thee Hither?:The Chinese in New York, 1800-1950
Author
Arthur Bonner
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good Condition
Jacket condition
Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0838637043
ISBN 13
9780838637043
Publisher
Fairleigh Dickinson University Press
Place of Publication
Madison
Date published
1997
Keywords
Sociology & Culture;

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