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The Chinatown Trunk Mystery

Murder, Miscegenation, and Other Dangerous Encounters in Turn-of-the-Century New York City

by Mary Ting Yi Lui

  • 29 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Princeton University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American history: from c 1900 -,
  • Crime & criminology,
  • Multicultural studies,
  • c 1900 - c 1914,
  • History,
  • History - U.S.,
  • History: American,
  • New York,
  • Discrimination & Racism,
  • Ethnic Studies - Asian American Studies,
  • United States - 20th Century,
  • American History,
  • Asian and Asian American Studies,
  • Gender Studies,
  • History / United States / 20th Century

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7759385M
    ISBN 100691130485
    ISBN 109780691130484

      Book historians would do well to pay attention to the implications of, and the details in, Westâ s work. â G. Thomas Tanselle doi /X Mary Ting Yi Lui, The Chinatown Trunk Mystery: Murder, Miscegenation, and Other Dangerous Encounters in Turn-of-the-Century New York City (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, Jake arranges a final showdown with Cross at the Mulwray mansion, showing him evidence of both the land grab and the murder. Mulvihill, who accompanied Cross, holds a gun to Jake’s head and forces him to lead them to Chinatown and the girl. Cross finds the pair on the verge of escaping and pleads with Evelyn to hand Katherine over to him.

    Get this from a library! The Chinatown trunk mystery: murder, miscegenation, and other dangerous encounters in turn-of-the-century New York City. [Mary Ting Li Lui] -- "In the summer of , the gruesome murder of nineteen-year-old Elsie Sigel sent shock waves through New York City and the nation at large. The young woman's strangled corpse was discovered inside a.   In Chinatown, the most dangerous beat in Los Angeles, police matron Anna Blanc and her former sweetheart, Detective Joe Singer, discover the body of a white missionary woman, stuffed in a trunk in the apartment of her Chinese lover. Her lover has fled.

    Book Review | August 01 The Chinatown Trunk Mystery: Murder, Miscegenation, and Other Dangerous Encounters in Turn-of-the-Century New York City Mary Ting Yi Lui, The Chinatown Trunk Mystery: Murder, Miscegenation, and Other Dangerous Encounters in Turn-of-the-Century New York City (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, ), : Charlie Samuya Veric. See a complete list of the characters in Chinatown and in-depth analyses of J.J. (Jake) Gittes, Be Book-Smarter. SparkNotes is brought to you by Barnes & Noble. Visit to buy new and used textbooks, and check out our award-winning NOOK tablets and eReaders.


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