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Escape to Gold Mountain

David H.T. Wong's Escape to Gold Mountain is a graphic history of Chinese North Americans.

David H.T. Wong

Escape to Gold Mountain is a graphic novel that tells the story of Chinese North Americans, beginning with the immigration of many Chinese people to North America — which they called "Gold Mountain." Inspired by historical documents and interviews, Escape to Gold Mountain also tells the story of the Wong family and their personal experience coming to North America in a profound and eye-opening book.

Escape to Gold Mountain is for readers ages 12 and up.

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