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Believers in America : poems about Americans of Asian and Pacific islander descent

Author: Steven Izuki; Bill Fukuda McCoy
Publisher: Chicago : Children's Press, 1994.
Series: Many voices, one song.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Poems about Asian Americans such as Patsy Mink, Kristi Yamaguchi, and Wang Laboratories founder Dr. An Wang.
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Genre/Form: History
Juvenile works
Poetry
Fiction
Biographies
Biography Juvenile poetry
Juvenile poetry
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Steven Izuki; Bill Fukuda McCoy
ISBN: 0516051520 9780516051529
OCLC Number: 30156883
Description: 44 pages : color illustrations ; 24 x 29 cm.
Contents: First Filipinos in North America --
Hawaiians become Americans --
Chinese railroad workers --
Angel Island: door to America --
Chinese immigrants and the Chinese exclusion law of 1882 --
Filipino migrant workers --
Internment of Japanese American --
100/442nd regiment --
Daniel Inouye, United States Senator --
Dr. An Wang, founder of Wang laboratories --
Korean Americans --
Patsy Takemoto Mink, U.S. Congresswoman --
Bruce Lee, martial artist and actor --
Vicki Manalo Draves and Dr. Sammy Lee, U.S. Olympic divers --
Welcome to Chinatown --
Vietnamese refugees in America --
South Asians in America --
Ellison Onizuke, aerospace engineer --
Midori Got, concert violinist --
Kristi Yamaguchi, U.S olympic ice skater.
Series Title: Many voices, one song.
Responsibility: by Steven Izuki ; illustrated by Bill Fukuda McCoy.

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Poems about Asian Americans such as Patsy Mink, Kristi Yamaguchi, and Wang Laboratories founder Dr. An Wang.

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