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Impounded : Dorothea Lange and the censored images of Japanese American internment

Author: Dorothea Lange; Linda Gordon; Gary Y Okihiro
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Company, 2008. ©2006
Series: Norton paperback
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Censored by the U.S. Army, Dorothea Lange's unseen photographs are the photographic record of the Japanese American internment saga. This indelible work of visual and social history confirms Dorothea Lange's stature as one of the twentieth century's greatest American photographers. Presenting 119 images--the majority of which have never been published--this book evokes the horror of a community uprooted in the early  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Pictorial works
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dorothea Lange; Linda Gordon; Gary Y Okihiro
ISBN: 9780393330908 0393330907
OCLC Number: 170956222
Notes: Originally published: 2006.
Description: 205 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Contents: Dorothea Lange photographs the Japanese American internment / Linda Gordon --
An American story / Gary Y. Okihiro --
Photographs: Before the evacuation ; The roundup ; At the assembly centers ; Manzanar.
Series Title: Norton paperback
Responsibility: Dorothea Lange ; edited by Linda Gordon and Gary Y. Okihiro.

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