Coming to America immigrants from the Far East by Linda Perrin

Cover of: Coming to America | Linda Perrin

Published by Delacorte Press in New York .

Written in English

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Places:

  • United States

Subjects:

  • Asian Americans -- History -- Juvenile literature,
  • Asian Americans -- History,
  • Race relations,
  • United States -- Race relations -- Juvenile literature,
  • United States -- Emigration and immigration

About the Edition

Discusses the experiences of immigrants from China, Japan, the Philippines, and Vietnam to the United States. Includes a chronology of U.S. immigration laws.

Edition Notes

Book details

StatementLinda Perrin.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE184.O6 P37
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 182 p., [8] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages182
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4120487M
ISBN 100440010721
LC Control Number80065840

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