The Encyclopedia of the Chinese Overseas
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The Encyclopedia of the Chinese Overseas

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The first of its kind, this book offers a panoramic view of past and present overseas Chinese communities worldwide. From their arrival as laborers in the British colonies to their emergence as a force in Indonesia, Chinese emigrants have carried the experiences of China to other continents and civilizations, in the process modifying and enriching them. "The Encyclopedia o...more
Hardcover, 400 pages
Published April 30th 1999 by Harvard University Press (first published December 4th 1998)
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