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Asian in the West by Stanford M. Lyman

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Published by Western Studies Center, Desert Research Institute, University of Nevada System in Reno .
Written in English


  • Asians -- United States,
  • Asians -- British Columbia,
  • Asian Americans

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 121-168.

StatementStanford M. Lyman.
SeriesSocial science & humanities publication -- no. 4.
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 168 p. :
Number of Pages168
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14451805M

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