Alas! What Brought Thee Hither?: The Chinese in New York 1800-1950

Bonner, Arthur

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0838637043 Associated University Press; Cranbury, 1997. Hardcover. First edition. Fine in a Very Good, one piece of tape front panel & some rubbing, Dustwrapper. 203pp, 4to[quarto or aprx 9.5 x 12 inches], b&w illustrations. We pack securely and ship daily w/delivery confirmation on every book. The picture on the listing page is of the actual book for sale. Additional Scan(s) are available for any item, please inquire. Bookseller Inventory #

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Synopsis: This is the first iconographic history of the Chinese in New York. The history of immigrants who left scant records of their struggle to survive in a society in which the Chinese were reviled as dangerous, opiumsoaked, and unassimilable is recounted. Includes 180 illustrations.

About the Author: Bonner is a former journalist and radio news writer. He was a CBS foreign correspondent and freelance magazine writer.

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