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A Chinese American Odyssey By John Jung
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This memoir describes the discoveries, many unexpected, when a Chinese American psychology professor retires and reinvents himself as a public historian of Chinese in America. Author of four books on... More > the social history of Chinese family-run businesses, he has given dozens of lectures around the country. A Chinese American Odyssey provides a fascinating and insightful behind-the-scenes look at the processes involved in researching, writing, publishing, and promoting books. Writers of books on any topic will find useful information.< Less
Memoir of a Chinese American By Peter S. Pao
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This memoir of the Pao family is divided into two parts. The first part is a continuous narration of my early years in China, presented in the traditional style of an autobiography. The second part,... More > however, consists of a collection of various subjects written at various times later in my life. I placed more emphasis in the first part because I felt that in the Pao family I represent the other side of the East-West bridge, as well as the past-present bridge.< Less
Memoir of a Chinese American By Peter S. Pao
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This memoir of the Pao family is divided into two parts. The first part is a continuous narration of my early years in China, presented in the traditional style of an autobiography. The second part,... More > however, consists of a collection of various subjects written at various times later in my life. I placed more emphasis in the first part because I felt that in the Pao family I represent the other side of the East-West bridge, as well as the past-present bridge.< Less
How to Marry a Chinese-American Girl By Charles Shieh
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Want to date a Chinese-American girl? Are you currently dating one? Are things getting serious? Have you met her parents? Wonder what they think about you? This book covers the questions her parents... More > will be asking and the answers they prefer to hear.< Less
How To Marry A Chinese-American Girl By Charles Shieh
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Want to date a Chinese-American girl? Are you currently dating one? Are things getting serious? Have you met her parents? Wonder what they think about you? This book covers the questions her parents... More > will be asking and the answers they prefer to hear.< Less
How To Marry A Chinese-American Girl By Charles Shieh
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Want to date a Chinese-American girl? Are you currently dating one? Are things getting serious? Have you met her parents? Wonder what they think about you? This book covers the questions her parents... More > will be asking and the answers they prefer to hear.< Less
Three Worlds Within Me: Latino, American, and Chinese By Oscar Vasquez
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In two languages, English and Chinese! Read the story the story of a young Salvadorian, who at the age of nine moved to reunite with his parents in the land of opportunity, the United States. Oscar... More > and his family faced the challenge of having to adapt to a new place, language, and culture. Being the oldest son in the household, he is very eager to begin working to show his parents that their sacrifice to leave their homeland was not in vain. At the age of 16 lands an internship at Washington Mutual Bank. There he learns lessons that he will remember for the rest of his life. However, as he goes to school and works at the same time, he finds that his time with family and friends, his grades, and his energy levels begin to suffer.< Less
Three Worlds Within Me: Latino, American, and Chinese By Oscar Vasquez
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In two languages, English and Chinese! Read the story the story of a young Salvadorian, who at the age of nine moved to reunite with his parents in the land of opportunity, the United States. Oscar... More > and his family faced the challenge of having to adapt to a new place, language, and culture. Being the oldest son in the household, he is very eager to begin working to show his parents that their sacrifice to leave their homeland was not in vain. At the age of 16 lands an internship at Washington Mutual Bank. There he learns lessons that he will remember for the rest of his life. However, as he goes to school and works at the same time, he finds that his time with family and friends, his grades, and his energy levels begin to suffer.< Less
Inseparable, the memoirs of an American and the story of Chinese punk rock By David O'Dell
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David O'Dell was one of the earliest supporters of the Chinese punk rock scene that started taking shape in 1995 in Beijing. The book is a rich and uniquely personal collection of stories, over one... More > hundred previously unreleased photos and translated song lyrics from the earliest Chinese punk bands and the dizzying development of the scene - it is unlike anything you have ever read, or ever will read, about China.< Less
Chinese National Security Decisionmaking Under Stress By Andrew Scobell, Larry M. Wortzel, American Enterprise Institute
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National security decisionmaking under stress or crisis management is something with which I have had some firsthand experience over the course of my career in government service. Most relevant to... More > the topic of this edited volume is my tour of duty as U.S. Ambassador in Beijing which began in May 1989—a month before Tiananmen of June 3 and 4. In my position as chief U.S. diplomat in China, I was an actor and an observer—along with many dedicated and resourceful U.S. Embassy personnel—to the events that constituted a case study of Chinese communist crisis management. My colleagues and I were witnesses to what, in my judgment, constituted one of the gravest crises to the communists’ control of China since 1949. We engaged the Chinese leadership during this time of tension and precipitous action.< Less