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Full Name: Peter Chi-Choong Kwong
Biography:
(1941-2017) Author. Peter Kwong was born in Chungking, China, and died in Manhattan, New York.
Author's Timeline:
1941 (Unknown) County
Peter Chi-Choong Kwong was born in Chungking, China, on November 13, 1941. 
2017 New York County
Peter Kwong died in Manhattan, New York, on March 17, 2017. 
1993 New York County
Professor Kwong taught at Hunter College of the City University of New York beginning in 1993. 
1987 (Unknown) County
The New Chinatown
(Pub: Hill & Wang Pub ISBN: 0809072556 / 978-0809072552)
Nonfiction. 
1979 (Unknown) County
Chinatown, New York: Labor and Politics, 1930-1950
(Pub: New York, New York: Monthly Review Press ISBN: 0853455090 / 978-0853455097)
Nonfiction. 
1998 (Unknown) County
Forbidden Workers: Illegal Chinese Immigrants and American Labor
(Pub: The New Press ISBN: 156584355X / 978-1565843554)
Nonfiction. 
2000 (Unknown) County
Chinese Americans: An Immigrant Experience
(Pub: Universe ISBN: 0883631288 / 978-0883631287)
Nonfiction written with Dusanka Miscevic. 
2005 (Unknown) County
Chinese America: The Untold Story of America's Oldest New Community
(Pub: The New Press ISBN: 1565849620 / 978-1565849624)
Nonfiction written with Dusanka Miscevic. 
? New York County
Professor Kwong received a bachelor of science degree in civil engineering from Columbia University. Also at Columbia he received a certificate in Asian studies from the East Asian Institute, a master's from the School of International Affairs and a doctorate. He also held a visiting professorship at Columbia at one time. 

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