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Author Hilgers, Lauren, author.

Title Patriot number one : American dreams in Chinatown / Lauren Hilgers.

Publication Info. New York : Crown [2018]
©2018

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    305.8951 HIL    Available
 GDL Chevy Chase Library Non-Fiction    305.8951 HIL    Available
 GDL Montrose Library Non-Fiction    305.8951 HIL    Available
2 copies being processed for GDL Central Library Non-Fiction.
Edition First edition.
Description 324 pages ; 25 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Language Text primarily in English with some Chinese terms.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 1. Escape -- 2. A fisherman's son -- 3. Wukan! Wukan! Revolution -- 4. In Queens -- 5. Work -- 6. The Chairman -- 7. Sanctuary -- 8. Wukan! Wukan! A death -- 9. Little Yan -- 10. Brewing tea -- 11. Fortress besieged -- 12. Paper sons -- 13. Wukan! Wukan! Land and committee -- 14. The moon represents my heart -- 15. Personal shopping -- 16. Strangers -- 17. Services -- 18. Wukan! Wukan! Rule of law -- 19. A man of Wukan -- 20. Dissent -- 21. Politics -- 22. Labors -- 23. Blocking traffic -- 24. Simplicity.
Summary "A deeply reported look at the Chinese immigrant community in the United States, casting a new light on what it means to seek the American dream" -- Provided by publisher.
Subject Zhuang, Liehong.
Chinese -- United States -- Biography.
Dissenters -- China -- Biography.
Immigrants -- United States -- Biography.
Immigrants -- United States -- Social conditions -- 21st century.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Added Title Patriot number 1
ISBN 9780451496133 hardcover
0451496132 hardcover
9780451496140
0451496140
9780451496157 ebook
0451496159 ebook

 
    
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