More peoples of Las Vegas : one city, many faces /
edited by Jerry L. Simich and Thomas C. Wright.
Reno : University of Nevada Press, c2010.
xix, 258 p.
0874178177 (pbk. : alk. paper), 9780874178173 (pbk. : alk. paper)
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Reno : University of Nevada Press, c2010.
0874178177 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780874178173 (pbk. : alk. paper)
contents note
The Irish / Michael Green -- The Germans / Carole Cosgrove Terry -- The Japanese / Andrew B. Russell and Fumiko Sasaki -- The Cubans / William Clayson -- The Scandinavians / Jonathan R. Strand and Melanie C. Young -- The Muslims / Aslam Abdullah -- The Armenians / Michelle Tusan -- The Argentines / Guillermo Monkman -- The Koreans / Kathleen Ja Sook Bergquist -- The Thais / Jiemin Bao -- The Ethiopians / Michelle Kuenzi -- The Guatemalans / John P. Tuman and Dawn Gearhart -- The Colombians / Timothy Pratt.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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About the Author
Author Affiliation
Jerry Simich is emeritus associate professor of political science at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Thomas C. Wright is a distinguished professor of history at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.
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Table of Contents
List of Illustrationsp. vii
Prefacep. ix
Introductionp. xi
The Irishp. 1
The Germansp. 29
The Japanesep. 52
The Cubansp. 76
The Scandinaviansp. 98
The Muslimsp. 114
The Armeniansp. 131
The Argentinesp. 149
The Koreansp. 165
The Thaisp. 183
The Ethiopiansp. 198
The Guatemalansp. 213
The Colombiansp. 231
Contributorsp. 241
Indexp. 245
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