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The Asian American Almanac

A Reference Work on Asians in the United States (Asian American Almanac)

by Susan B. Gall

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  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Thomson Gale .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history,
  • Ethnic studies,
  • Social history,
  • Yearbooks, annuals, almanacs,
  • 20th century,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Reference,
  • Asians In The U.S.,
  • Ethnic Sociology,
  • Sociology,
  • USA,
  • Ethnic Studies - General,
  • Directories,
  • Asian Americans

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsIrene Natividad (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages834
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7980325M
    ISBN 100810391937
    ISBN 109780810391932


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