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