The Dreams of Two Yi-Min (Google eBook)

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University of Hawaii Press, 1989 - Biography & Autobiography - 200 pages
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┐A very frank, honest depiction of the life and dreams of one immigrant family.... Well written, candid, and entertaining.┐ ┐Korean StudiesThis book provides insight on early Korean life in Hawaii. The story is told from the author┐s point of view and it tells the history of her immigrant parents┐ life in Hawaii.
  

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Contents

The New World
1
For a Cause
10
Two Prison Terms
24
The Tragic Split
34
A Scholarly Beginning
43
The House on Pele Street
50
Starting Anew
59
Growing Up in a Factory
75
The Miyoshi Bamboo
108
Poinciana
116
Romantic Spring of42
125
Old Men and Ladies Handbags
134
The Peace after Bombs
144
A Dirge for a Wedding
150
The Korean Consulate
159
Losing the Gamble
181

Taking a Gamble
86
A Successful Invention at Last
94
Greed and Inhumanity
100
Epilogue
196
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About the author (1989)

Pai taught English at Kailua, Roosevelt, and Farrington high schools on Oahu.

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