The snakehead: an epic tale of the Chinatown underworld and the American dream

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display_description Traces the story of illegal Chinese immigrant Cheng Chui Ping, who built a human smuggling conglomerate with links to a violent Chinatown gang, an organization that was exposed by New York's "Jade Squad" and the FBI twelve years before Ping's conviction.
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physical xiv, 414 pages : map ; 25 cm
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subject_facet Human smuggling -- United States, Human trafficking -- United States, Illegal aliens -- United States, United States -- Emigration and immigration
table_of_contents Pilgrims -- Leaving Fujian -- Eighteen-thousand dollar woman -- Dai Lo of the Fuk Ching -- Swiftwater -- Year of the snake -- Mombasa -- The phantom ship -- The teaneck massacre -- Mutiny in the Atlantic -- A well-founded fear -- The fat man -- Freedom birds -- The goldfish and the great wall -- Parole -- Snakeheads international -- Catching Lilly Zhang -- The mother of all Snakeheads.
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title The snakehead : an epic tale of the Chinatown underworld and the American dream
title_display The snakehead : an epic tale of the Chinatown underworld and the American dream
title_full The Snakehead An Epic Tale of the Chinatown Underworld and the American Dream, The snakehead : an epic tale of the Chinatown underworld and the American dream / Patrick Radden Keefe
title_short The snakehead :
title_sort snakehead an epic tale of the chinatown underworld and the american dream
title_sub an epic tale of the Chinatown underworld and the American dream
topic Human smuggling United States, Human trafficking United States, Illegal aliens United States, Nonfiction, Sociology, United States Emigration and immigration
topic_facet Emigration and immigration, Human smuggling, Human trafficking, Illegal aliens, Nonfiction, Sociology