all ebooks in category: Asian American History (12)

Made with Love: More than 100 Delicious, Gluten-Free, Plant-Based Recipes for the Sweet and Savory Moments in Life (repost)
English | ISBN: 0147529832 | 2016 | EPUB | 216 pages | 21,4 MB

The mother-daughter team behind the fabulously successful, award-winning Kelly's Bake Shoppe and Lettuce Love Café share their recipes for healthy, plant-based baking and cooking. In …

Discriminating Sex : White Leisure and the Making of the American "Oriental"
English | 2018 | ISBN: 0252083253 | 229 Pages | PDF | 1.58 MB

Freewheeling sexuality and gender experimentation defined the social and moral landscape of 1890s San Francisco. Middle class whites crafting titillating narratives on topics such as …

The Abalone King of Monterey
English | EPUB | 6.1 MB

In 1908, “Pop” Ernest Doelter wascrowned the Abalone King. In the kitchen of his Alvarado Street restaurant inMonterey, California, Pop transformed rubbery gastropods into an …

Remembering Shanghai: A Memoir of Socialites, Scholars and Scoundrels
English | April 30th, 2018 | ISBN: 0999393804, 0999393812 | 308 pages | EPUB | 18.16 MB

A high position bestowed by China's empress dowager grants power and wealth to the Sun family. For Isabel, growing up in glamorous 1930s and '40s …

Nisei Naysayer: The Memoir of Militant Japanese American Journalist Jimmie Omura
2018 | ISBN: 1503606112, 1503604950 | English | 424 pages | PDF | 9 MB

Among the fiercest opponents of the mass incarceration of Japanese Americans during World War II was journalist James "Jimmie" Matsumoto Omura. In his sharp-penned columns, …

The Chinese and the Iron Road: Building the Transcontinental Railroad
2019 | ISBN: 1503609243 | English | 556 pages | PDF/EPUB | 10 MB/41 MB

The completion of the transcontinental railroad in May 1869 is usually told as a story of national triumph and a key moment for American Manifest …

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Chinese and Americans: A Shared History
English | 2014 | ISBN: 0674052536 | 352 pages | PDF | 2,2 MB

Chinese-American relations are often viewed through the prism of power rivalry and civilization clash. But China and America’s shared history is much more than a …

Between Mao and McCarthy: Chinese American Politics in the Cold War Years
2015 | ISBN: 022619356X | English | 328 pages | PDF | 1 MB

During the Cold War, Chinese Americans struggled to gain political influence in the United States. Considered potentially sympathetic to communism, their communities attracted substantial public …

Reinventing Citizenship: Black Los Angeles, Korean Kawasaki, and Community Participation
English | 2014 | ISBN: 0816681112, 0816681120 | 280 pages | PDF | 3,2 MB

In the 1960s and 1970s, the United States and Japan went through massive welfare expansions that sparked debates about citizenship. At the heart of these …

We Too Sing America: South Asian, Arab, Muslim, and Sikh Immigrants Shape Our Multiracial Future (repost)
English | 2015 | ISBN: 1620970147, 1620972735 | 256 pages | EPUB | 2,2 MB

Many of us can recall the targeting of South Asian, Arab, Muslim, and Sikh people in the wake of 9/11. We may be less aware, …