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Farewell to Manzanar : a true story of Japanese American experience during and after the World War II internment

Author: Jeanne Wakatsuki Houston; James D Houston
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, [2002]
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Biography of Jeanne Wakatsuki Houston relating her experiences of living at the Manzanar internment camp during World War II and how it has influenced her life.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Jeanne Wakatsuki Houston; Jeanne Wakatsuki Houston
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jeanne Wakatsuki Houston; James D Houston
ISBN: 0618216200 9780618216208
OCLC Number: 51879811
Notes: Originally published: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1973. With new afterword.
Description: xiv, 188 p. ; 22 cm.
Contents: "What Is Pearl Harbor?" --
Shikata Ga Nai --
A Different Kind of Sand --
A Common Master Plan --
Almost a Family --
Whatever He Did Had Flourish --
Fort Lincoln: An Interview --
Inu --
The Mess Hall Bells --
The Reservoir Shack: An Aside --
Yes Yes No No --
Manzanar, U.S.A. --
Outings, Explorations --
In the Firebreak --
Departures --
Free to Go --
It's All Starting Over --
Ka-ke, Near Hiroshima: April 1946 --
Re-entry --
A Double Impulse --
The Girl of My Dreams --
Ten Thousand Voices.
Responsibility: Jeanne Wakatsuki Houston and James D. Houston.
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Biography of Jeanne Wakatsuki Houston relating her experiences of living at the Manzanar internment camp during World War II and how it has influenced her life.

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by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published 2009-05-20) Excellent Permalink

Tragedy of Japanese-American detainment at the outbreak of WWII in first person narrative, by now a classic account.  Has become more than relevant due to experiences of Arab-Americans and Middle East immigrants and Muslims post 9-11.  The afterward addresses this, as this edition came after...
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