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Wednesday, August 5, 2020 | History

13 edition of Asian/American found in the catalog.


historical crossings of a racial frontier

by David Palumbo-Liu

  • 392 Want to read
  • 2 Currently reading

Published by Stanford University Press in Stanford, Calif .
Written in

  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Asian Americans -- History,
    • Asian Americans -- Cultural assimilation,
    • Asian Americans -- Race identity,
    • United States -- Race relations

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 467-496) and index.

      StatementDavid Palumbo-Liu.
      LC ClassificationsE184.O6 P26 1999
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 504 p. :
      Number of Pages504
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL385576M
      ISBN 100804734445, 0804734453
      LC Control Number98048250

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