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Children of Manzanar

Author: Heather C Lindquist
Publisher: Berkeley, Calif. : Heyday ; Independence, Calif. : Manzanar History Association, [2012] ©2012
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Captures the experiences of some of the nearly four thousand children and young adults held at Manzanar during World War II under Executive Order 9066, an act that authorized the U.S. Army to undertake the rapid removal of more than one hundred thousand Japanese and Japanese Americans from the West Coast.
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Genre/Form: Illustrated works
History
Interviews
Pictorial works
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Heather C Lindquist
ISBN: 9781597141604 1597141607
OCLC Number: 760532990
Awards: Winner of Association of Partners for Public Lands Excellence Award (Top Honors) 2013 (United States)
Description: xi, 146, [2] pages : illustrations, portraits ; 21 cm
Contents: Foreword / by Mary Daniel --
American birthrights, Japanese bloodlines --
No more family feeling : Toy loan library ; Unearthed treasures --
An evolving community : Hospital school ; Children's village --
Confinement and conflict --
Dismantling Manzanar --
Epilogue / by Alisa Lynch --
Manzanar High School reunion.
Responsibility: edited by Heather C. Lindquist ; foreword by Mary Daniel ; epilogue by Alisa Lynch.

Abstract:

Captures the experiences of some of the nearly four thousand children and young adults held at Manzanar during World War II under Executive Order 9066, an act that authorized the U.S. Army to undertake the rapid removal of more than one hundred thousand Japanese and Japanese Americans from the West Coast.

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