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The first Chinese American : the remarkable life of Wong Chin Foo

Author: Scott D Seligman
Publisher: Hong Kong : Hong Kong University Press, [2013] ©2013
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Named Person: Chin Foo Wong; Chin Foo Wong
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Scott D Seligman
ISBN: 9789888139897 9888139894 9789888139903 9888139908
OCLC Number: 909242435
Description: xxxii, 364 pages : illustrations, carte, fac-similés ; 23 cm.
Contents: The Arid land of Heathenism (1847-67) --
An abbreviated American education (1868-70) --
The timber from which conspirators are made (1871-72) --
Soiled doves (1873-74) --
A hare-brained, half-crazy man (1873-74) --
America's first Confucian missionary (1874) --
A most delightful dish of chow chow (1875-79) --
A terror to the Chinese community (1879-82) --
The Chinese American (1883) --
Wiping out the stain (1883-85) --
I shall drive him back to his sand lots (1883) --
Pigtails in politics (1884-86) --
Chop Suey (1884-86) --
Why am I a heathen? (1887) --
Fifty cents a pound (1887) --
The Chinese in New York (1887-89) --
I have always been a republican (1888-89) --
I'll cut your head off if you write such things (1888-91) --
The only New Yorker without a country (1891) --
The Chinese equal rights league (1892) --
Is it then a crime to be a chinaman? (1893) --
An ardent worker for justice (1893) --
False starts (1894-95) --
The American liberty party (1896) --
A letter from my friends in America (1894-97) --
Citizenship for Americanized Chinese (1897) --
When the world came to Omaha (1897-98) --
I do not like Chinese ways, nor chinamen any more (1898).
Responsibility: Scott D. Seligman.

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