The Chinese American Family Album

The Chinese American Family Album

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Overview

The American Family Albums tell the multicolored and often heroic stories of American immigrant groups, largely through their own words and pictures. Like any family album or scrapbook, the pages contain many period photographs and other memorabilia. These join with original documents-including selections from diaries, letters, memoirs, and newspapers-to bring the immigrant experience vividly to life. Each book is a pictorial and written record of the 'old country' left behind, the journey to America, the life that the newcomers made for themselves in their adopted country, and the group's contributions to the brilliant diversity of the United States.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780613074780
Publisher: San Val
Publication date: 05/01/1998
Series: American Family Albums Ser.
Pages: 128
Product dimensions: 8.58(w) x 11.04(h) x 0.60(d)
Age Range: 10 - 14 Years

About the Author

About the Authors:
Dorothy and Thomas Hoobler have published more than 50 books for children and young adults. Their works have been honored by the Library of Congress, the New York Public Library, the National Council for the Social Studies, and the Society for School Librarians International. The live in New York City.

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