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Author Tsu, Cecilia M.

Title Garden of the world : Asian immigrants and the making of agriculture in California's Santa Clara Valley / Cecilia M. Tsu.

Publication Info. Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, [2013]

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    338.1089 TSU    Available
Description xi, 286 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Independent of the unskilled chinaman : race, labor, and family farming -- Transplanted : the world of early Issei farmers -- Pioneering men and women : Japanese gender relations in rural California -- Defending the American farm home : Japanese farm families and the anti-Japanese movement -- From menace to model : reshaping the oriental problem -- Reds, communists, and fruit strikers : Filipinos and the Great Depression.
Subject Asian Americans -- California -- Santa Clara Valley (Santa Clara County) -- History.
Agriculture -- California -- Santa Clara Valley (Santa Clara County) -- History.
Fruit trade -- California -- Santa Clara Valley (Santa Clara County) -- History.
Fruit growers -- California -- Santa Clara Valley (Santa Clara County) -- History.
Santa Clara Valley (Santa Clara County, Calif.) -- Ethnic relations.
ISBN 9780199734771 (alk. paper)
0199734771 (alk. paper)
9780199734788 (pbk. : alk. paper)
019973478X (pbk. : alk. paper)
Standard No. 40022471573

 
    
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