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  • Subject is exactly "Chinese"

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"Author Kelly Yang tells a story about the family of Chinese immigrants who has been struggling with every day’s life, from the view of a ten-year-old girl who takes over the front desk of a motel that her parents manage. With her parents, this…

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Chinese Comfort Women: Testimonies from Imperial Japan's Sex Slaves

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"Chinese Comfort Women: Testimonies from Japan's Imperial Sex Slaves features the personal narratives of twelve women forced into sexual slavery when the Japanese military occupied their hometowns."
"This is an important book on a little-discussed…

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Escape to Gold Mountain: A Graphic History of the Chinese in North America

This book has won the 2013 CALA Best Book Award (Categroy: Fiction).

Position: 311 (82 views)

The Undaunted Women of Nanking: The Wartime Diaries of Minnie Vautrin and Tsen Shui-fang

This book has won the 2010 CALA Best Book Award (Categroy: Non-Fiction).

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God of Luck

This book has won the 2008 CALA Best Book Award (Categroy: Fiction).

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Chinese special collections at UBC Library

This paper about the Chinese special collection housed at the University of British Columbia was presented to the International Symposium on Descriptive Bibliography and Scholarly Editing at Sun Yat-sen University by Jing Liu.

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A southern Chinese city through the eyes of a British missionary: Preliminary analysis of the text of a historical travelogue

Walks in the City of Canton is a book written by John Henry Gray of Christ's College, Cambridge who came to China and stayed as a missionary for many years, and it was published in 1875. This project did a preliminary analysis of the text of this…

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China through American eyes: Depictions of the Chinese people and culture in the US print media of the late 19th century

Cultural understanding between the United States and China has been a long and complex process. The period from the mid-nineteenth century to the early twentieth century is not only a critical era in modern Chinese history, but also the peak time of…

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