The Asian Texans (Texans All)
In The Asian Texans, author Marilyn Brady introduces readers to the languages, religions, and cultures of those who immigrated to the Lone Star State from Asia. Organized by region, the book discusses the lives and contributions of Chinese, Japanese, East Indian, Korean, Vietnamese, Filipino, Laotian, and Cambodian Texans. Special features include• 61 illustrations• boxed biographical sketches• an...
Series: Texans All
Paperback: 146 pages
Publisher: Texas A&M University Press; First Edition edition (February 16, 2004)
Product Dimensions: 7 x 0.4 x 9.9 inches
Amazon Rank: 3630326
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“The straight-ahead prose, ample use of sidebars about individual/family histories, plentiful illustrations, and fairly simple syntax suggests that the book and series are primarily aimed at high school students in Texas, ambivalent about multicultur...”
Asian timeline• newspaper excerptsThe Asian Texans is part of a five-volume set from the Institute of Texan Cultures. The entire set, entitled Texans All, explores the social and cultural contributions made by five distinctive cultural groups that already existed in Texas prior to its statehood or that came to Texas in the early twentieth century: The Indian Texans, The Mexican Texans, The European Texans, The African Texans, and The Asian Texans.