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Desert exile : the uprooting of a Japanese American family

Author: Yoshiko Uchida
Publisher: Seattle : University of Washington Press, 2002, ©1982.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 9th printView all editions and formats
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Autobiographical account of the internment of the Japanese American author's family in 1942.

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Genre/Form: Biography
Personal narratives
Personal narratives, American
Named Person: Yoshiko Uchida; Yoshiko Uchida
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Yoshiko Uchida
ISBN: 0295961902 9780295961903
OCLC Number: 52052812
Description: 154 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 22 cm
Contents: The House above Grove StreetOn Being Japanese and AmericanPearl HarborEvacuationTanforan: A Horse Stall for FourTanforan: City behind Barbed WireTopaz: City of DustTopaz: Winter's DespairEpilogue
Responsibility: Yoshiko Uchida.

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A sensitive, readable account that captures with insight and human warmth the feel of what it was like to be sent by one's own government into exile in the wilderness. It is a work worthy of an Read more...

 
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