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Ocean of Bitter Dreams: The Chinese Migration to America, 1850-1915 

When: Sun., Feb. 21, 3-5 p.m. 2016
Phone: 510-548-2350
Join maritime history expert Robert J. Schwendinger as he discusses the reissue of his pioneering 1980s book, "Ocean of Bitter Dreams" which sheds critical light on the history of the infamous coolie trade, maritime policy and foreign relations between the U.S. and China, and the human cost of one of the great tragedies in the Chinese diaspora.


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