The Resource Driven out : the forgotten war against Chinese Americans, Jean Pfaelzer

Driven out : the forgotten war against Chinese Americans, Jean Pfaelzer

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Driven out : the forgotten war against Chinese Americans
Title
Driven out
Title remainder
the forgotten war against Chinese Americans
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Jean Pfaelzer
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Title
Driven out
Creator
Summary
Chronicles the systematic attempts to purge Chinese enclaves across the West from the Gold Rush era to the turn of the twentieth century, documenting the efforts of the Chinese Americans to achieve reparations and attain rights
Subject
Genre
Award
  • Asian Pacific American Award for Literature: Adult Nonfiction, 2008.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2007
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173157
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
979.40045/1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
F870.C5
LC item number
P48 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
adult
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the hidden war against Chinese America
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the hidden war against Chinese America
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Jean Pfaelzer
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Driven out : the forgotten war against Chinese Americans, Jean Pfaelzer
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [353]-387) and index
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • woman's tale : "In case I should be kidnapped"
  • 4. The
  • Eureka method : "We have no Chinese"
  • 5. The
  • Truckee method : fire and ice
  • 6. The
  • Chinese rewrite the letter of the law
  • 7. A
  • litany of hate : the 1880s
  • 8. The
  • List of illustrations
  • dog tag law
  • Conclusion :
  • "No place for a Chinaman"
  • Acknowledgments
  • Notes
  • Index
  • Introduction : The
  • Chinese called it Pai Hua, or The driven out
  • 1.
  • Gold! : "Peaceably if we can, forcibly if we must"
  • 2.
  • Dead branches
  • 3. The
Control code
14953101
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxix, 400 pages
Isbn
9781400061341
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2006051031
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
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14953101
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm71779102
  • (OCoLC)71779102

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