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Famous Asian Americans

Author: Janet Morey; Wendy Dunn
Publisher: New York : Cobblehill Books, ©1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Chronicles the lives and accomplishments of fourteen Asian Americans including Jose Aruego, Michael Chang, An Wang, and Ellison Onizuka.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Young adult nonfiction
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Jose Aruego; Michael Chang; Connie Chung; Myung-Whun Chung; Wendy Lee Gramm; Daniel K Inouye; Maxine Hong Kingston; June Kuramoto; Haing Ngor; Dustin Nguyen; Ellison S Onizuka; I M Pei; Samuel C C Ting; An Wang
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Janet Morey; Wendy Dunn
ISBN: 0525650806 9780525650805
OCLC Number: 23902066
Notes: "Illustrated with photographs."
Description: xxi, 170 pages : illustrations, 1 map ; 22 cm
Contents: Jose Aruego : author-illustrator of children's books --
Michael Chang : tennis champion --
Connie Chung : broadcast journalist --
Myung-Whun Chung : music director, Opera de la Bastille --
Wendy Lee Gramm : chairman, Commodity Futures Trading Commission --
Daniel K. Inouye : United States Senator --
Maxine Hong Kingston : writer, educator --
June Kuramoto : musician, songwriter --
Haing Ngor : physician, actor --
Dustin Nguyen : actor --
Ellison S. Onizuka : astronaut --
I.M. Pei : architect --
Samuel C.C. Ting : physicist, Nobel Prize winner --
An Wang : founder, Wang Laboratories; inventor.
Responsibility: Janet Nomura Morey and Wendy Dunn.

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Chronicles the lives and accomplishments of fourteen Asian Americans including Jose Aruego, Michael Chang, An Wang, and Ellison Onizuka.

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