by Maxine Hong Kingston.Knopf, $10.95. The author of The Woman Warrior has now devoted her quick mind and elegant writing to the male half of her Chinese immigrant family, producing a sequel equal in every way to her first fine book. Ms. Kingston weaves together her own memories, legends and fairy tales, family traditions, and imaginative reconstructions, forming a vivid portrait of the determined, courageous men who left China to establish themselves and their families on the Wild East frontier.