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Forbidden City, USA

Chinese American Nightclubs, 1936-1970

by Arthur Dong

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Forbidden City, USA
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Chinese American Nightclubs, 1936-1970
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Arthur Dong captures the magic and glamour of the Chinese-American nightclub scene that peaked in San Francisco around World War II.