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Believers in America: poems about Americans of Asian and Pacific islander descent

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Through poetry (a child-centered, child-responsive format), these beautifullyillustrated, multicultural books tell the story of many courageous Americans -- African Americans, Latino Americans, Native Americans, and Americans of Asian and Pacific Islander descent -- women and men who followed their dreams to create a better life...not just for themselves, but for others as well. Although their experiences often were difficult, they did not allow prejudice and discrimination to thwart their progress. They have helped build our nation, defend it, and lead it into the 21st century.

Celebrate the accomplishments of Patsy Takemoto Mink, Dr. An Wang, and the valiant 100/442nd Regimental Combat Team.

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Full title believers in america poems about americans of asian and pacific islander descent
Author izuki steven
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subject_facet American poetry, Asian Americans -- Biography, Asian Americans -- History, Children's poetry, American, Pacific Islander Americans -- Biography, Pacific Islander Americans -- Poetry
title_display Believers in America : poems about Americans of Asian and Pacific islander descent
title_full Believers in America : poems about Americans of Asian and Pacific islander descent / by Steven Izuki ; illus. by Bill Fukuda McCoy
title_short Believers in America :
title_sub poems about Americans of Asian and Pacific islander descent
topic_facet American poetry, Asian Americans, Biography, Children's poetry, American, History, Pacific Islander Americans, Poetry