Portraits of Pride.

Position:NEW BOOK TALKS - Brief article - Book review

Portraits of Pride by Chinese Historical Society of Southern California CHSSC, 2005 Moderator: Eugene Moy Session 5E Saturday, 8:30-10:00 Osaka

SYNOPSIS: Portraits of Pride documents the dramatic life stories of 38 Chinese Americans of World War II and the prior era. Their accomplishments and contributions in science, technology, medicine, and education are largely unknown. Their collective stories in this first of a series of books will present a picture of America in the early 1900s, when the great majority of Chinese Americans were challenged to rise above obstacles in most professions and businesses.

AUTHOR: The Chinese Historical Society of Southern California was created to discover and recognize our pioneers and...

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