Songs Of Gold Mountain / Edition 1

Songs Of Gold Mountain / Edition 1

by Marlon K. Hom
     
 

ISBN-10: 0520081048

ISBN-13: 9780520081048

Pub. Date: 11/27/1992

Publisher: University of California Press


Marlon Hom has selected and translated 220 rhymes from two collections of Chinatown songs published in 1911 and 1915. The songs are outspoken and personal, addressing subjects as diverse as sex, frustrations with the American bureaucracy, poverty and alienation, and the loose morals of the younger generation of Americans. Hom has arranged the songs thematically…  See more details below

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Marlon Hom has selected and translated 220 rhymes from two collections of Chinatown songs published in 1911 and 1915. The songs are outspoken and personal, addressing subjects as diverse as sex, frustrations with the American bureaucracy, poverty and alienation, and the loose morals of the younger generation of Americans. Hom has arranged the songs thematically and gives an overview of early Chinese American literature.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780520081048
Publisher:
University of California Press
Publication date:
11/27/1992
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.25(h) x 0.75(d)

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