1 edition of Life, influence, and the role of the Chinese in the United States, 1776-1960 found in the catalog.
Life, influence, and the role of the Chinese in the United States, 1776-1960
|Other titles||Hua jen tsai Mei sheng huo chi chʻi ying hsiang.|
|Statement||sponsored by the Chinese Historical Society of America.|
|Contributions||Chinese Historical Society of America.|
|LC Classifications||E184.C5 L59|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxxvi, 338 p. :|
|Number of Pages||338|
|LC Control Number||76379197|
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