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Author Lu, Georgina W. S., author.

Title How Chinese immigrants made America home / Georgina W.S. Lu
Edition First edition
Published New York : Rosen Central, 2019
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Description 1 online resource (80 pages) : illustrations (some color), maps, portraits
Series Coming to America: the history of immigration to the United States
Coming to America: the history of immigration to the United States
Contents Eyeing opportunities across the Pacific -- Brewing resentment -- Fighting Chinese exclusion -- After the Immigration and Nationality Act of 1965
Summary This book explores the significant contributions to the American economy that Chinese immigrants have made through their work in mines, on railroads, and on farms, as well as their contributions to American culture since they first reached the shores of California in the mid 1800s
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes 5-8
Description based on print version record
Subject Chinese Americans -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Chinese -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature
Immigrants -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Chinese Americans.
Chinese.
Emigration and immigration.
Immigrants.
JUVENILE NONFICTION -- People & Places -- United States -- General.
JUVENILE NONFICTION -- People & Places -- United States -- Other.
JUVENILE NONFICTION -- United States -- History -- General.
China -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- Juvenile literature
United States -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- Juvenile literature.
China.
United States.
Genre/Form History.
Juvenile works.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1508181195
9781508181194