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Published by UCLA Asian American Studies Center Press in Los Angeles, Calif .
Written in English


  • Asian Americans -- Politics and government,
  • Political activists -- United States

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 236-239)

Other titlesMovement and the moment
Statementedited by Steve Louie and Glenn K. Omatsu ; design/production by Mary Uyematsu Kao.
ContributionsLouie, Steve., Omatsu, Glenn.
The Physical Object
Paginationxxvii, 322 p. :
Number of Pages322
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15499917M
ISBN 100934052328, 0934052336

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