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Chinese American Women Fiction Citrus Fruit Industry Fiction Chinese Americans Fiction Books

Books con argomento Chinese American Women Fiction Citrus Fruit Industry Fiction Chinese Americans Fiction

Wooden Fish Songs

Wooden Fish Songs

McCunn Ruthanne Lum  Cheung King-Kok (INT) 
edizioni Univ of Washington Pr collana Univ of Washington Pr (Paperback)

"Wooden fish songs" were the laments sung by Chinese women left behind by husbands, sons, and brothers who, in the nineteenth century, sailed to America in quest of the good life – and found instead years of indentured servitude and racial discrimination. This novel focuses on Lue Gim Gong, a real-life Chinese pioneer,...

€ 24,20