By Shelley Sang-Hee Lee
A New historical past of Asian America is a clean and up to date heritage of Asians within the usa from the late eighteenth century to the current. Drawing on present scholarship, Shelley Lee brings ahead the numerous strands of Asian American heritage, highlighting the distinct nature of the Asian American adventure whereas putting the narrative within the context of the foremost trajectories and turning issues of U.S. heritage. masking the heritage of Filipinos, Koreans, Asian Indians, and Southeast Indians in addition to chinese language and eastern, the e-book provides complete consciousness to the variety inside of Asian the US. a strong better half web site positive aspects extra assets for college students, together with fundamental records, a timeline, hyperlinks, video clips, and a picture gallery.
From the development of the transcontinental railroad to the fame of Jeremy Lin, humans of Asian descent were keen on and plagued by the background of the USA. A New heritage of Asian America provides twenty-first-century scholars a transparent, entire, and modern advent to this important history.
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A New History of Asian America by Shelley Sang-Hee Lee