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Finding solace in the soil : an archaeology of gardens and gardeners at Amache

Author: Bonnie J Clark
Publisher: Louisville, Colorado : University Press of Colorado, [2020]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Secondary (senior high) school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Tells the largely unknown story of the gardens of Amache, the War Relocation Authority incarceration camp in Colorado. Combining physical evidence with oral histories, archival data, personal photographs, and memories of former Amache incarcerees, the book describes how gardeners cultivated community in confinement"
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Clark, Bonnie J..
Finding solace in the soil
Louisville : University Press of Colorado, [2020]
(DLC) 2020028091
Material Type: Secondary (senior high) school, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Bonnie J Clark
ISBN: 1646420934 9781646420933
OCLC Number: 1176325855
Description: 1 online resource (xvi, 207 pages) : illustrarions
Contents: Intro --
Contents --
List of Figures and Tables --
Acknowledgments --
Prologue. A Visit to Amache --
1. Introduction --
2. Studying Amache's Gardens: Methodology and Practice --
3. Japanese Gardens and Diaspora --
4. A Prison on the Prairie --
5. Transforming the Landscape --
6. Making Connections --
7. Tradition and Innovation --
8. Placemaking in Confinement --
Epilogue. Gardens and Giri --
Appendix: Taxa List of Likely Garden Plants at Amache --
Glossary --
References --
Index
Responsibility: Bonnie J. Clark.

Abstract:

"Tells the largely unknown story of the gardens of Amache, the War Relocation Authority incarceration camp in Colorado. Combining physical evidence with oral histories, archival data, personal photographs, and memories of former Amache incarcerees, the book describes how gardeners cultivated community in confinement"

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