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Canton Elegy

A Father's Letter of Sacrifice, Survival, and Enduring Love

Canton Elegy( )
Author: Lee, Stephen
Webster, Howard
ISBN:978-1-78028-573-3
Publication Date:Oct 2013
Publisher:Watkins Media Limited
Imprint:Watkins Publishing
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $21.95
Book Description:

Stephen Lee's grandchildren knew him as a humble grocer. Beneath his humble exterior, however, lay one of the most extraordinary stories of the twentieth century.   Lee was born in Canton, China in 1902. As a teenager he was sent to live with relatives in San Francisco. He attended college at Iowa State and later transferred to UC Berkeley where he was one of the first Chinese-Americans to receive a degree. The widespread racism of the time prevented Lee from landing a...
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Pages:240
Detailed Subjects: Social Science / Sociology / General
History / Asia / China
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.62 x 8.78 x 1.12 Inches
Book Weight:1.35 Pounds

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