Journals Higher Education



Published: 27 August 2010

432 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199734085

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Bookseller Code (02 |d Trade)

Angel Island

Immigrant Gateway to America

Erika Lee and Judy Yung

  • Timed to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Angel Island.
  • Based on newly-discovered poems and inscriptions found on the walls of the immigration station's detention barracks, new oral histories, autobiographies, personal papers, photographs, and family histories of immigrants and immigration officials.
  • Looks at all of the groups who came through Angel Island, including Chinese, Japanese, Mexicans, Russians, etc.