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Asian Americans in the West (Cultures in the American West)

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Published by ABC-CLIO .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethnic studies,
  • Immigration & emigration,
  • Social & cultural anthropology,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • ASIA,
  • Western & Pacific Coast states,
  • Americas (North Central South West Indies),
  • Ethnic Studies - General,
  • General,
  • History / Americas (North, Central, South, West Indies)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages344
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11949354M
    ISBN 101851098771
    ISBN 109781851098774
    OCLC/WorldCa148656466


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