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Author Gold, Martin, 1947-
Title Forbidden citizens : Chinese exclusion and the U.S. Congress : a legislative history / by Martin B. Gold.
Published Alexandria, VA : TheCapital.Net, 2012.
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 Floor2  KF4845 .G65 2012    IN LIBRARY
  
Description xxxix, 572 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 530-533) and index.
Contents A question of naturalization -- The Fifteen Passenger Bill of 1879 -- The twenty-year exclusion debate in the Senate -- The twenty-year exclusion debate in the House of Representatives -- The ten-year exclusion legislation of 1882 -- The amendments of 1884 -- The Scott Act of 1888 -- The Geary Act of 1892 -- The 1902 extension -- Permanent law, 1904 -- Repeal -- Epilogue.
Subject Chinese -- United States -- History.
Chinese -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States -- Legislative history.
Emigration and immigration law -- United States -- Legislative history.
ISBN 9781587332357 (hardbound : alk. paper)
1587332353 (hardbound : alk. paper)
9781587332579 (softcover : alk. paper)
1587332574 (softcover : alk. paper)
9781587332586 (Ebook : Google Editions)
1587332582 (Ebook : Google Editions)
9781587332609 (Ebook : B&N nook)
1587332604 (Ebook : B&N nook)
9781587332593 (Ebook : Amazon Kindle)
1587332590 (Ebook : Amazon Kindle)
OCLC number 785081707