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Isamu Noguchi

Author: Caroline Tiger
Publisher: New York : Chelsea House, ©2007.
Series: Asian Americans of achievement
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Biography of a famous sculptor who had an American mother and a Japanese father and was able to nurture his artistic vision, influenced by both cultures.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Isamu Noguchi; Isamu Noguchi
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Caroline Tiger
ISBN: 0791092763 9780791092767
OCLC Number: 70883196
Description: 112 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm.
Contents: Boy from nowhere --
Ghost --
Choosing between Noguchi and Gilmour --
Isamu in America --
The road to artist --
World traveler --
Turning outward --
Nisei --
Healing his wounds --
Citizen of the world --
Chronology --
Timeline --
Glossary --
Bibliography --
Further reading.
Series Title: Asian Americans of achievement
Responsibility: Caroline Tiger.
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Born in 1904 to an American mother and a Japanese poet father, Isamu Noguchi split his childhood and adolescence between two countries in which he never felt he belonged. But creating art made him  Read more...

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