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The snakehead : an epic tale of the Chinatown underworld and the American dream / Patrick Radden Keefe.

Keefe, Patrick Radden, 1976- (Author). Chin, Feodor. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781415963241 (sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book)
  • ISBN: 141596324X (sound recording : OverDrive Audio Book)
  • Publisher: [New York] : Books on Tape, 2009.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Downloadable audio file.
Title from: Title details screen.
Duration: 12:58:12.
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by Feodor Chin.
Summary, etc.:
A mesmerizing narrative about the rise and fall of "the Don Corleone" of Chinatown. Cheng Chui Ping slipped into the United States in the early 1980s, part of a huge wave of Chinese immigrants hoping to realize the American Dream. Her path to that dream began with an underground bank for illegal immigrants run out of a noodle shop in New York City's Chinatown.
System Details Note:
Requires OverDrive Media Console (WMA file size: 186392 KB).
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Human trafficking > United States.
Illegal aliens > United States.
Human smuggling > United States.
United States > Emigration and immigration.
Genre: Audiobooks.

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