Century of the Tiger One Hundred Years of Korean Culture in America 1903-2003 (Manoa) by

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Published by University of Hawaii Press .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Ethnic studies,
  • Sociology, Social Studies,
  • Social Science,
  • Ethnic Studies - Asian American Studies,
  • Ethnic Issues,
  • Sociology,
  • General,
  • United States - General,
  • Ethnic Studies - General

Edition Notes

Book details

ContributionsJenny Ryun Foster (Editor), Heinz Insu Fenkl (Editor), Frank Stewart (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages240
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8161769M
ISBN 100824826841
ISBN 109780824826840
OCLC/WorldCa51614487

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