By Shelley Sang-Hee Lee

ISBN-10: 0415879531

ISBN-13: 9780415879538

ISBN-10: 041587954X

ISBN-13: 9780415879545

A New heritage of Asian America is a clean and updated heritage of Asians within the usa from the late eighteenth century to the current. Drawing on present scholarship, Shelley Lee brings ahead the numerous strands of Asian American heritage, highlighting the unique nature of the Asian American adventure whereas putting the narrative within the context of the foremost trajectories and turning issues of U.S. historical past. protecting the background of Filipinos, Koreans, Asian Indians, and Southeast Indians in addition to chinese language and jap, the booklet provides complete consciousness to the range inside of Asian the United States. a powerful better half web site good points extra assets for college students, together with basic files, a timeline, hyperlinks, video clips, and a picture gallery.

From the development of the transcontinental railroad to the fame of Jeremy Lin, humans of Asian descent were concerned about and stricken by the heritage of the USA. A New background of Asian America supplies twenty-first-century scholars a transparent, finished, and modern creation to this very important history.

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