"Chen gives us new insights into the San Francisco community, its inhabitants and their lifestyles, and trans-Pacific connections. . . . Highly recommended."Western Historical Quarterly "A rich and nuanced account of key events in San Francisco Chinatown." ChoiceChen, Yong is the author of 'Chinese San Francisco, 1850-1943 A Trans-Pacific Community', published 2002 under ISBN 9780804745505 and ISBN 0804745501.