Americans First: Chinese Americans and the Second World War (Asian American History & Cultu)

Americans First: Chinese Americans and the Second World War (Asian American History & Cultu)

By: K. Scott Wong (editor)Paperback

Up to 2 WeeksUsually despatched within 2 weeks

£16.65 RRP £16.99  You save £0.34 (2%) & FREE Saver Delivery on orders over £20

Description

Analyses how Chinese Americans ventured beyond the confines of Chinatown by joining the military and working in defense industries

Contents

Introduction; 1. Chinese America before the War; 2. Chinatown Goes to War; 3. The "Good Asian" in the "Good War"; 4. Hawai'i's Local Warriors; 5. The Fourteenth Air Service Group; 6.Into the Mainstream; Appendix: Employment Tables; Notes; Acknowlegments; Index

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781592138401
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 272
  • ID: 9781592138401
  • ISBN10: 1592138403

Delivery Information

  • Saver Delivery: Yes
  • 1st Class Delivery: Yes
  • Courier Delivery: Yes
  • Store Delivery: Yes

Prices are for internet purchases only. Prices and availability in WHSmith Stores may vary significantly

Close