Orientals in American life
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Published by Friendship press in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States,
  • United States.

Subjects:

  • Asians -- United States.,
  • Home missions.,
  • United States -- Race relations.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby Albert W. Palmer.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE184.O6 P23
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 212 p.
Number of Pages212
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6304549M
LC Control Number34011628
OCLC/WorldCa2133132

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