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Asian American Biography. Detroit: Gale Group, 1995. 2v.

A listing of 130 Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders.

Cheng, Henry P. Who's Who in Chinatowns of Greater New York: More Than 500 Persons with Chinese Names, Brief Introductions and Phone Numbers. Flushing, N.Y.: H.P. Cheng, 1989. 107p.

The Chinese of Hawaii Who's Who, 1956-1957. Honolulu: United Chinese Penman Club, 1957. 1v.

Kim, Hyung-chan. Distinguished Asian Americans: A Biographical Dictionary. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1999. 430p.

Ko, Robert Jer-chien. Who's Who of Sino-American; Mei hua ming jen lu. Flushing, N.Y.: Ko's Publishing, 1981. 299p.

Includes names in Chinese.

Li, Tze-chung, comp. Directory of Chinese-American Librarians. 2d ed. Oak Park, Ill.: Chinese Culture Service, 1986. 45p.

Lum, Yanshang Ma and Raymond Mun Kong Lum. Sun Yat-sen in Hawaii: Activities and Supporters. Honolulu: Hawaii Chinese History Center and Dr. Sun Yat-sen Hawaii Foundation, 1999. 128 p.

The book is a revised and expanded version of an original article in Chinese published in 1996 in Beijing. It is basically a chronological account of Dr. Sun's life in Hawaii consisting of three chapters: (1) Sun Yat-sen's six visits to Hawaii, 1879-1910; (2) Sun Yat-sen's fund-raising in Hawaii; and (3)Sun Yat-sen's supporters in Hawaii. It contains many illustrations including photos. The third chapter is a biography of supporters with photos for many. Of significant of reference value are its appendixes, including members who attended the first meeting of the Hsing-Chung Hui, Hsing-Chung Hui members, Members of Chung Hua Keming Jun, members who joined Tung Meng Hui, and news clippings.

Shapiro, Beth J., comp. Directory of Ethnic Studies Librarians. Chicago: Office for Library Service to the Disadvantaged, American Library Association, 1976. 104p.

A listing of over 240 ethnic studies librarians in alphabetical order.

Who's Who of Chinese Students in America. Berkeley, Calif.: Lederer, Street & Zeus Co. for the Chinese Student's Alliance of the United States of America., 1921. 87p.



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