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7 edition of The South Asian Americans found in the catalog.

The South Asian Americans

by Karen Isaksen Leonard

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  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • South Asian Americans,
    • Immigrants -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [185]-188) and index.

      StatementKaren Isaksen Leonard.
      SeriesThe new Americans,, New Americans (Westport, Conn.)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE184.S69 L36 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 193 p. :
      Number of Pages193
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL657112M
      ISBN 100313297886
      LC Control Number97002219

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