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The Encyclopedia of the Chinese Overseas
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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