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The Resource The Chinese American family album, Dorothy and Thomas Hoobler ; introduction by Bette Bao Lord

The Chinese American family album, Dorothy and Thomas Hoobler ; introduction by Bette Bao Lord

Label
The Chinese American family album
Title
The Chinese American family album
Statement of responsibility
Dorothy and Thomas Hoobler ; introduction by Bette Bao Lord
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Interviews, excerpts from diaries and letters, newspaper accounts, profiles of famous individuals, and pictures from family albums portray the heartache and joy of the Chinese American experience
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hoobler, Dorothy
Dewey number
973/.04951
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
E184.C5
LC item number
H66 1994
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Hoobler, Thomas
Series statement
American family albums
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Chinese Americans
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The Chinese American family album, Dorothy and Thomas Hoobler ; introduction by Bette Bao Lord
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 123) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The middle kingdom. Images of the homeland ; The decision to leave -- Voyage to America. Getting ready ; Saying good-bye ; Going to America -- Arrival in the land of the flowery flag. A first look at America ; Angel Island ; The poems of Angel Island ; The grilling of a "paper son" ; "Everybody... had a split personality" -- A new life. The Gold Rush ; Pioneers ; The railroad builders ; "The Chinese must go" -- Putting down roots. The first Chinatown ; Chinatown U.S.A. ; The bachelor society ; Strength through groups ; Family ; The Chinese laundry ; Restaurants ; Ties to the homeland -- Part of America. Sweatshops and high tech ; Making it ; Becoming Americans ; Celebrations ; The Lee family -- Chinese American timeline
Control code
28633552
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
128 pages
Isbn
9780195081268
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
93011873
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)28633552
Label
The Chinese American family album, Dorothy and Thomas Hoobler ; introduction by Bette Bao Lord
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 123) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The middle kingdom. Images of the homeland ; The decision to leave -- Voyage to America. Getting ready ; Saying good-bye ; Going to America -- Arrival in the land of the flowery flag. A first look at America ; Angel Island ; The poems of Angel Island ; The grilling of a "paper son" ; "Everybody... had a split personality" -- A new life. The Gold Rush ; Pioneers ; The railroad builders ; "The Chinese must go" -- Putting down roots. The first Chinatown ; Chinatown U.S.A. ; The bachelor society ; Strength through groups ; Family ; The Chinese laundry ; Restaurants ; Ties to the homeland -- Part of America. Sweatshops and high tech ; Making it ; Becoming Americans ; Celebrations ; The Lee family -- Chinese American timeline
Control code
28633552
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
128 pages
Isbn
9780195081268
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
93011873
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)28633552

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