Century of the Tiger: One Hundred Years of Korean Culture in America

Century of the Tiger: One Hundred Years of Korean Culture in America

by Jenny Ryun Foster
     
 

ISBN-10: 0824826442

ISBN-13: 9780824826444

Pub. Date: 11/28/2002

Publisher: University of Hawaii Press, The

The immigration of Koreans to the US began in 1903, when Japan occupied their country. Most moved to Hawai'i. This beautifully illustrated book conveys the stories of these Korean immigrants and their lives in Hawai'i and the US in essays taken from autobiographical memoirs and fiction, some written for this volume, others excerpted from published works. Annotation (c

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The immigration of Koreans to the US began in 1903, when Japan occupied their country. Most moved to Hawai'i. This beautifully illustrated book conveys the stories of these Korean immigrants and their lives in Hawai'i and the US in essays taken from autobiographical memoirs and fiction, some written for this volume, others excerpted from published works. Annotation (c)2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780824826444
Publisher:
University of Hawaii Press, The
Publication date:
11/28/2002
Series:
Manoa Ser.: A Pacific Journal of International Writing
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
9.40(w) x 10.10(h) x 0.78(d)

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