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By Xiaojian Zhao, Edward J.W. Park Ph.D.

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This three-volume paintings represents a number one reference source for Asian American stories that offers scholars, researchers, librarians, academics, and different readers the power to simply find actual, updated information regarding Asian ethnic teams, ancient and modern occasions, very important guidelines, and amazing contributors. Written by way of best students of their fields of craftsmanship and professionals in diversified professions, the entries commit realization to different Asian and Pacific Islander American teams in addition to the jobs of girls, targeted socioeconomic periods, Asian American political and social events, and race family members related to Asian Americans.

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United States Census Bureau News. 2012. ” May. United States Census Bureau Newsroom. 2012. ” September 12. United States Census Bureau News Release. 2012. ” March 21. C. C. The first human groups arrive in North America from Asia via Beringia, a large landmass that connects Asia to Alaska. D. Seafaring Polynesians, probably from Southeast Asia, settle the South Pacific Islands, including the remote northern Hawaii Islands. Taro, coconuts, and bananas are introduced to the islands by the migrants.

S. naval base in Hawaii, on December 7. The United States declares war on Japan. Germany and Italy declare war on the United States. ) France signs an agreement with Japan in July, permitting Japanese troops to move freely through its Indochinese colonies. Japan occupies Indonesia. The United States freezes the assets of Japanese immigrants in July. The Japanese American Citizens League sends a telegram to President Franklin D. Roosevelt, pledging the loyalty of secondgeneration Japanese Americans.

S. Supreme Court declares school segregation unconstitutional. S. internment camps are allowed to apply for permanent resident status in the United States. Japanese American Sergeant Hiroshi Miyamura, a veteran of World War II, receives the Congressional Medal of Honor from President Dwight D. Eisenhower for his service in the Korean War. The All American Overseas Chinese Anti-Communist League is established in New York, which denounces the new Chinese government. lvii lviii Chronology 1955 The United States begins to increase its military involvement in Vietnam.

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