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A Guide to Asian Influence on American Culture : From Astro Boy to Zen Buddhism
ISBN10: 039576341X ISBN13: 9780395763414 Contributors: Gan, Dina; Hong, Terry; A. Magazine Publisher: Mariner Books Published: Apr 1 1997 Pages: 340 Weight: 1.50lbs. Height: 9.00" Width: 9.75" Depth: 0.75" Language: English
For everyone who's ever wondered how to order Korean barbecue and Chinese dim sum; what "good feng xui" is and how to make sure you have it; where to find the ten greatest Nintendo games never released in the States, and which is the deadliest martial art, here is the long-awaited guide to Asian cultural literacy: the key concepts, events, people, trends, and products that have been imported from Asia to America and become part of our way of life. A Mariner paperback original.