12 edition of Looking for Asian America found in the catalog.
October 11, 2007
by Univ Of Minnesota Press
Written in English
|Contributions||Frank H. Wu (Foreword)|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||136|
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For Asian Americans it Author: Wing Young Huie, Frank H. Wu, Anita Gonzalez, Tara Simpson Huie. First things first: yes, The Making of Asian America is very well researched but not the most well written (at times with unclear and confusing event descriptions, at times a regurgitation of statistics or too many personal stories).
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