American History Unbound: Asians and Pacific Islanders by Gary Y. Okihiro

By Gary Y. Okihiro

A survey of U.S. heritage from its beginnings to the present, American background Unbound reveals our prior throughout the lens of Asian American and Pacific Islander heritage. In so doing, it's a paintings of either background and anti-history, a story that essentially transforms and deepens our knowing of the us. this article is out there and jam-packed with enticing tales and subject matters that draw consciousness to key theoretical and historic interpretations. Gary Y. Okihiro positions Asians and Pacific Islanders inside a bigger heritage of individuals of colour within the usa and locations the us within the context of global historical past and oceanic worlds.

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