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Title The Conflict of Races: The Migration of the Manufacturing Industries of the United States and Europe to the Eastern Shores of Asia. The Spread of Opium Smoking, Leprosy and Other Imported Evils
Author Ryer, Washington M
Date 1886
Document Type Pamphlet
Publisher Information P. J. Thomas, San Francisco
Reference G700.R993.C886
BIB ID 200587
Library / Archive American Antiquarian Society
Collection Name Ethnic Groups
Description Explores the consequences of Chinese migration to the United States on manufacturing and society as a whole, in addition to the long-term effect of trade with China. The author believes the impact of Chinese migration to be negative, using the "spread of opium smoking" as an example. He also warns of a future in which China dominates the international labour market.
Theme(s) Responses to Immigration
Country (from) China
Country (to) United States of America
Places San Francisco, California, Hawaii, United States
Nationality Han Chinese
Keywords race, racism, industry, economics, labour, opium
Additional Information Please note: Some of the metadata for this document has been taken from the American Antiquarian Society catalogue.
Language English
Copyright American Antiquarian Society