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No-no boy

Author: John Okada
Publisher: Seattle : University of Washington Press, [1981] ©1976
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In the aftermath of World War II, Ichiro, a Japanese American, returns home to Seattle to make a new start after two years in an internment camp and two years in prison for refusing to be drafted.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Okada
ISBN: 0295955252 9780295955254
OCLC Number: 6346216
Notes: "Original cloth editions published by Charles E. Tuttle, Rutherford, Vermont, and Tokyo, Japan, 1957. First paperback edition published by the Combined Asian American Resources Project, Inc., Seattle and San Francisco, 1976"--Title page verso.
Description: xi, 260 pages ; 22 cm
Other Titles: No no boy
Nono boy
Responsibility: by John Okada.

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In the aftermath of World War II, Ichiro, a Japanese American, returns home to Seattle to make a new start after two years in an internment camp and two years in prison for refusing to be drafted.

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Washington Reads (Winter 2006) Selection

by WashingtonStateLibrary (WorldCat user published 2006-02-10) Excellent Permalink
Ichiro, the main character, is rejected as Japanese and American after his refusal to fight in World War II and his subsequent imprisonment. It is painful to read of his struggle with his family, former friends, and strangers. This is a powerful book about Japanese-American life post-World War II.For...
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