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Author: Marissa Moss; Yuko Shimizu
Publisher: New York, NY : Abrams Books for Young Readers, [2013] ©2013
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Traces the childhood dream of Japanese-American baseball pioneer Kenichi Zenimura of playing professionally and his family's struggles in a World War II internment camp where he introduces baseball to raise hope.
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Genre/Form: History
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Named Person: Kenichi Zenimura; Kenichi Zenimura
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marissa Moss; Yuko Shimizu
ISBN: 9781419705212 1419705210
OCLC Number: 782127519
Awards: ALSC Notable Children's Book, 2014.
Description: 39 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm
Responsibility: written by Marissa Moss ; illustrated by Yuko Shimizu.

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An inspiring story about a sad and little discussed part of history. Set in the Japanese internment camps of WWII, Barbed Wire Baseball follows Zeni as he realises his dream to be a professional  Read more...

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