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Published by Arno Press in New York .
Written in English



  • United States,
  • Hawaii,
  • Philippines,
  • United States.,
  • Hawaii.


  • Filipinos -- United States,
  • Filipinos -- Hawaii,
  • United States -- Emigration and immigration,
  • Hawaii -- Emigration and immigration,
  • Philippines -- Emigration and immigration

Book details:

Edition Notes

SeriesThe American immigration collection
LC ClassificationsJV6891.F54 L3 1969
The Physical Object
Paginationxxii, 445 p.
Number of Pages445
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5686747M
LC Control Number69018783

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  The story of Filipino immigration to Canada is one of dreams, hard work, sacrifice, and success. In alone, o new Canadian Permanent Residents came to Canada from the Philippines – a whopping % increase from Still more traveled to Canada that year to work (44,) and study (), all record highs for the country. Reviews: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Lasker, Bruno, Filipino immigration. New York, Arno Press, (OCoLC) Document Type. A Filipino American who grew up in Honolulu, Carl lives in San Leandro, California. He is the illustrator of several books, including Willie Wins, Lakas and the Manilatown Fish, and Lakas and the Makibaka Hotel. Related Titles. By Robles. Immigration, Imagination, Friendship, Families, Dreams & Aspirations, Cultural Diversity, Bilingual. Immigration from the Philippines to the United States has been taking place for more than a century, escalating towards the end of the 20th century. Filipinos now represent the fourth-largest U.S. immigrant group. Compared to all immigrants, Filipinos are more highly educated, are more likely to be naturalized U.S. citizens, have higher incomes and lower poverty rates, are less likely to be.