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The Americanization of Chinese New Year

Lou Illar

The Americanization of Chinese New Year

a history of traditional New Year customs and of the Louisiana Chinese

by Lou Illar

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  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Kendall/Hunt Pub. Co. in Dubuque, Iowa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Louisiana
    • Subjects:
    • Chinese New Year -- History.,
    • Chinese New Year -- Louisiana -- History.,
    • Chinese -- Louisiana -- History.,
    • Chinese Americans -- Louisiana -- History

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 115-117).

      StatementLou Illar.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGT4905 .I55 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 117 p. :
      Number of Pages117
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1443037M
      ISBN 100840385471
      LC Control Number93078096
      OCLC/WorldCa29847668

      7 hours ago  During the month period ending in March , foreign buyers purchased , existing homes in the U.S., down 16% from the previous year, according to a new . This is one of a series of elementary readers written in Cantonese and English, designed to familiarize children with the traditional major Chinese festivals celebrated by the Chinese in America. The booklet follows the activities of a Chinese-American family in its preparations for the Chinese New Year. (CLK).

        UNITED STATES A new generation is forming its own relationship with Chinese New Year, an Asian holiday that’s in the midst of becoming an Asian American one. (Los Angeles Times) Celebrate Chinese New Year with our great new study guide! Teachers, scroll down for a quick list of key resources in our Teachers’ Toolkit, including.   What this book did a great job of doing was explaining a few of the differences between Chinese New Year and New Year of January 1st and lots of the traditions. My son related well to the main character, a little boy about his age, and had a ton of questions after the book that the author actually addressed in a authors note at the end.

        With Lunar New Year approaching, a new children's book hopes to educate about the holiday, while bridging the gap between generations. “PoPo's Lucky Chinese New Year. FREE Chinese New Year Coloring eBook: Volume 8 PDF printable. Download this online Chinese New Year Coloring Pages Book from PrimaryGames. PRINT and COLOR many Easy and Adult Chinese New Year Coloring Pages, included in Chinese New Year Coloring eBook: Volume 8!


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