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When justice failed : the Fred Korematsu story

Author: Steven A Chin; David Tamura
Publisher: Austin, Tex. : Raintree Steck-Vaughn, ©1993.
Series: Stories of America.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Relates the life and experiences of the Japanese American who defied the order of internment during World War II and took his case as far as the Supreme Court.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Fred Korematsu; Fred Korematsu; Fred Korematsu
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Steven A Chin; David Tamura
ISBN: 0811472361 9780811472364 0811480763 9780811480765
OCLC Number: 26162579
Description: 105 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
Contents: The report --
America, America --
Pearl Harbor --
"A Jap's a Jap" --
The roundup --
A double life --
A test case --
Lonely days --
"The jewel of the desert" --
Freed, but not cleared --
Victory at last.
Series Title: Stories of America.
Responsibility: by Steven A. Chin ; Alex Haley, general editor ; illustrations by David Tamura.

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Relates the life and experiences of the Japanese American who defied the order of internment during World War II and took his case as far as the Supreme Court.

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