The Resource Growing up in San Francisco's Chinatown : boomer memories from noodle rolls to apple pie, Edmund S. Wong, (electronic resource)

Growing up in San Francisco's Chinatown : boomer memories from noodle rolls to apple pie, Edmund S. Wong, (electronic resource)

Label
Growing up in San Francisco's Chinatown : boomer memories from noodle rolls to apple pie
Title
Growing up in San Francisco's Chinatown
Title remainder
boomer memories from noodle rolls to apple pie
Statement of responsibility
Edmund S. Wong
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Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Chinese American baby boomers who grew up within the twenty-nine square blocks of San Francisco's Chinatown lived in two worlds. Elders implored the younger generation to retain ties with old China even as the youth felt the pull of a future sheathed in red, white and blue. The family-owned shops, favorite siu-yeh (snack) joints and the gai-chongs where mothers labored as low-wage seamstresses contrasted with the allure of Disney, new cars and football. It was a childhood immersed in two vibrant cultures and languages, shaped by both. Author Edmund S. Wong brings to life Chinatown's heart and soul from its golden age
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Wong, Edmund S
Dewey number
979.4/61
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Electronic books
  • Chinatown (San Francisco, Calif.)
  • Chinese Americans
Target audience
adult
Label
Growing up in San Francisco's Chinatown : boomer memories from noodle rolls to apple pie, Edmund S. Wong, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/12060999
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Publication
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online resource
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Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
MWT12060999
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
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computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT12060999
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12060999
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Growing up in San Francisco's Chinatown : boomer memories from noodle rolls to apple pie, Edmund S. Wong, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/12060999
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
MWT12060999
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT12060999
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12060999
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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