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Asian-Americans in the old West

by Gail Sakurai

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  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Children"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Asian Americans,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Race relations,
  • Ethnic relations,
  • History

  • About the Edition

    Describes the important role of the Chinese, Japanese, and other Asians in the settlement of the American West.

    Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementGail Sakurai
    SeriesCornerstones of freedom
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF596.3.O6 S35 2000
    The Physical Object
    Pagination30 p. :
    Number of Pages30
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24744826M
    ISBN 100516211528
    ISBN 109780516211527
    LC Control Number99024463
    OCLC/WorldCa41156408

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