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Chinese-American workers, past and present

Chinese-American workers, past and present

an anthology of Getting together.


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Published by Getting Together in [San Francisco .
Written in English

  • Chinese -- United States.,
  • Working class -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsGetting Together.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 105 p. :
    Number of Pages105
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22996248M

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