Eastern standard time : a guide to Asian influence on American culture from Astro boy to Zen Buddhism

by Jeff Yang

Paper Book, 1997




Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1997.


For everyone who's ever wondered how to order Korean barbecue and Chinese dim sum; what "good feng xui" is and how to make sure you have it; where to find the ten greatest Nintendo games never released in the States, and which is the deadliest martial art, here is the long-awaited guide to Asian cultural literacy: the key concepts, events, people, trends, and products that have been imported from Asia to America and become part of our way of life. A Mariner paperback original.


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