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A History Of Chinese American Achievement In The United States: The Modern Chinese American

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Examines the story of Chinese American achievement, integrating information about individuals into the larger context of American history, and emphasizing their contributions to American society and culture. Highlights Yo-Yo Ma winning the first Grammy, Amy Tan writing "The Joy Luck Club," Chinese Americans excelling at sports, John Sie founding cable powerhouse Starz Encore, Jerry Yang co-founding Yahoo!, AIDS Researcher David Ho as Time Magazine's Man of the Year, and Astronaut Dr. Leroy Chiao fulfilling a childhood dream.

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Runtime: 28 minutes 32 seconds

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