Bitter melon : : stories from the last rural Chinese town in America

Title Bitter melon : : stories from the last rural Chinese town in America
Names Gillenkirk, Jeff.
Motlow, James.
Chan, Sucheng.
Book Number DBC25111
Title Status Download Only
Medium Digital Book
Annotation Locke, a rural town nestled against the Sacramento River, was inhabited exclusively by a Chinese population before the passage of the Chinese Exclusion Act in 1882. Presented are thirteen oral histories from modern descendants that occupy the houses and businesses of this all-Chinese town. Californiana Collection.
Narrator Cherry, John.
Local Subject History, United States - HUS
History - HST
Adult Book - AD
Adult Non-Fiction - AN
History - History of the American West - HUSW
Californiana Collection - CAC
California history - CAH
Short Book - SH
Audience Notes Male narrator.
LC Subject Chinese Americans - California - Locke - History
Locke (Calif.) - History
Call Number 979.453 ANF
Language English
Released 1987
Publication Info Sacramento : Braille and Talking Book Library, California State Library, 1987
Original Publication Recorded from: Seattle : University of Washington Press, c1987.
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