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The Resource Angel Island : gateway to Gold Mountain, Russell Freedman ; Chinese poems translated by Evans Chan

Angel Island : gateway to Gold Mountain, Russell Freedman ; Chinese poems translated by Evans Chan

Label
Angel Island : gateway to Gold Mountain
Title
Angel Island
Title remainder
gateway to Gold Mountain
Statement of responsibility
Russell Freedman ; Chinese poems translated by Evans Chan
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Looks at the history of the port of entry off the coast of California that was "the other Ellis Island" for Asian immigrants to the United States between 1892 and 1940
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
979.4/6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
  • F868.S156
  • F868.S156
LC item number
  • F74 2013
  • F74 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Angel Island : gateway to Gold Mountain, Russell Freedman ; Chinese poems translated by Evans Chan
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 67-74) and index
Contents
Where the walls speak -- Bound for Gold Mountain -- Angel Island or Devil's Island? -- Waves as big as mountains -- Life in the detention barracks -- The interrogation -- Picture brides, freedom fighters, and refugees -- A nation of immigrants -- Visiting Angel Island
Control code
sky250661285
Dimensions
25 x 25 cm.
Extent
79 p.
Isbn
9780547903781
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012036532
Other physical details
ill.;
Label
Angel Island : gateway to Gold Mountain, Russell Freedman ; Chinese poems translated by Evans Chan
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 67-74) and index
Contents
Where the walls speak -- Bound for Gold Mountain -- Angel Island or Devil's Island? -- Waves as big as mountains -- Life in the detention barracks -- The interrogation -- Picture brides, freedom fighters, and refugees -- A nation of immigrants -- Visiting Angel Island
Control code
sky250661285
Dimensions
25 x 25 cm.
Extent
79 p.
Isbn
9780547903781
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012036532
Other physical details
ill.;

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