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Sālote: Queen of Paradise

Margaret Hixon - Biography & Autobiography - 2000 - 239 pages
An intimate portrait of Tonga's famous monarch, based on oral histories and personal papers, as well as more orthodox sources. Written with the consent of the royal family, the ...
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In the New World: The Making of a Korean American

Peter Hyun - Biography & Autobiography - 1995 - 290 pages
In 1924 seventeen-year-old Peter Hyun arrived in Hawaii with three younger siblings, leaving behind family and friends in Japanese-occupied Seoul and the Korean community of ...
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Island Kingdom: Tonga Ancient and Modern

Ian Christopher Campbell - Tonga - 2001 - 296 pages
Uniquely among the nations of the Pacific Islands, Tonga was never subject to European rule at any point in its history. Since the original settlement of the islands by pottery ...
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Words Matter: Conversations With Asian American Writers

King-Kok Cheung - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2000 - 402 pages
Twenty Asian American writers comment on their own work and speak frankly about aesthetics, politics, and the challenges they have encountered in pursuing a writing career.
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Maxine Hong Kingston's Broken Book of Life: An Intertextual Study of "The ...

Maureen Alice Sabine - Literary Criticism - 2004 - 229 pages
The numerous studies of Maxine Hong Kingston's touchstone work The Woman Warrior fail to take into account the stories in China Men, which were largely written together with ...
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Eating Identities: Reading Food in Asian American Literature

Wenying Xu - Cooking - 2008 - 195 pages
The French epicure and gastronome Brillat-Savarin declared, "Tell me what you eat, and I will tell you who you are." Wenying Xu infuses this notion with cultural-political ...
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Begin Here: Reading Asian North American Autobiographies of Childhood

Rocío G. Davis - History - 2007 - 234 pages
An analytically innovative work, Begin Here widens the current critical focus of Asian North American literary studies by proposing an integrated thematic and narratological ...
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