I Begin My Life All over: The Hmong and the American Immigrant Experience

I Begin My Life All over: The Hmong and the American Immigrant Experience

by Lillian Faderman, Ghia Xiong

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Overview

"I Begin My Life All Over" records the story of 35 Hmong immigrants to California, tracing their journey from Laos to relocation to a new continent, and a new century. Throughout these first-person narratives, Lillian Faderman provides historical context, and draws rich comparisons between the experience of the Hmong in the 1990s and her mother's immigration from Eastern European "shtetls" in the 1930s. 288 pp. West Coast publicity.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780807072349
Publisher: Beacon
Publication date: 03/20/1998
Pages: 262
Product dimensions: 6.32(w) x 9.32(h) x 1.10(d)

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