The Chinatown trunk mystery : murder, miscegenation, and other dangerous encounters in turn-of-the-century New York City (Book, 2007) [WorldCat.org]
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The Chinatown trunk mystery : murder, miscegenation, and other dangerous encounters in turn-of-the-century New York City

Author: Mary Ting Yi Lui
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, 2007
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd printing, 1st paperback printingView all editions and formats
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In the summer of 1909, the gruesome murder of nineteen-year-old Elsie Sigel sent shock waves through New York City and the nation at large. Through the lens of this unsolved murder, this work offers  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mary Ting Yi Lui
ISBN: 9780691130484 0691130485
OCLC Number: 1040102070
Awards: Joint winner of Association for Asian American Studies (AAAS): History Award 2007
Description: xiii, 298 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Mary Ting Yi Lui.

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Winner of the 2005 History Award, The Association for Asian American Studies "Lui has created a solid historical narrative through her combined use of empirical data and Chinese-language sources... Read more...

 
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