Chinese in America (In America Series)

Chinese in America (In America Series)

by Alison Behnke
     
 

Beginning in the mid-1800s, millions of immigrants poured into the United States from around the world. Among the newcomers were tens of thousands of Chinese people. In Chinese in America, you'll discover the history of the Chinese American community. Follow the struggles and the triumphs of Chinese immigrants. Wander through Chinatowns in San Francisco and New York.…  See more details below

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Beginning in the mid-1800s, millions of immigrants poured into the United States from around the world. Among the newcomers were tens of thousands of Chinese people. In Chinese in America, you'll discover the history of the Chinese American community. Follow the struggles and the triumphs of Chinese immigrants. Wander through Chinatowns in San Francisco and New York. Learn about old Chinese traditions and meet modern Chinese Americans. Complete with a timeline, glossary, list of places to visit, and suggested reading, Chinese in America introduces readers to the men and women who have helped make America a strong and diverse nation.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780822546955
Publisher:
Lerner Publishing Group
Publication date:
09/28/2004
Series:
In America Series
Pages:
80
Product dimensions:
7.70(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.30(d)
Lexile:
940L (what's this?)
Age Range:
10 - 13 Years

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