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Published by MONDO in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Angel Island (Calif.),
  • San Francisco Bay Area (Calif.),
  • United States,
  • China

Subjects:

  • Chinese Americans -- History -- Juvenile literature,
  • Immigrants -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature,
  • Angel Island (Calif.) -- History -- Juvenile literature,
  • San Francisco Bay Area (Calif.) -- History -- Juvenile literature,
  • United States -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- Juvenile literature,
  • China -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- Juvenile literature

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementby Wallis Campbell.
GenreJuvenile literature.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF868.S156 C36 2006
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3398075M
ISBN 101590348087
LC Control Number2005011316
OCLC/WorldCa60323323

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