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Wooden Fish Songs

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Published by University of Washington Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Modern fiction,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - Historical,
  • Historical - General,
  • Biographical,
  • Chinese American women,
  • Chinese Americans,
  • Citrus fruit industry

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsKing-Kok Cheung (Introduction)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages385
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9842711M
ISBN 100295987146
ISBN 109780295987149
OCLC/WorldCa80361122

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