The white devil's daughters : the women who fought slavery in San Francisco's Chinatown / Julia Flynn Siler.

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    • Publication Information:
      First edition.
    • Abstract:
      Summary: "A revelatory history of the trafficking of young Asian girls that flourished in San Francisco during the first century of Chinese immigration (1848-1943) and the "safe house" on the edge of Chinatown that became a refuge for those seeking their freedom From 1874, a house on the edge of San Francisco's Chinatown served as a gateway to freedom for thousands of enslaved and vulnerable young Chinese women and girls"--Jacket flap.
    • Notes:
      Includes bibliographical references (pages 355-406) and index.
      Library Journal, June 2019
      Publishers Weekly, March 2019
      Kirkus Starred, April 2019
      Booklist, May 2019
      New York Times, June 2019
      Library Journal
      Publishers Weekly
      Kirkus Starred
      Adult Follett Library Resources
      Adult
    • ISBN:
      9781101875261
      1101875267
    • Accession Number:
      2018039985
    • Accession Number:
      tas.224649