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Farewell to Manzanar
Houston Jeanne Wakatsuki
Houston James D.
edizioni Houghton Mifflin Harcourt collana Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (Hardcover) , 2002
During World War II a community called Manzanar was hastily created in the high mountain desert country of California, east of the Sierras. Its purpose was to house thousands of Japanese American internees. One of the first families to arrive was the Wakatsukis, who were ordered to leave their fishing business in Long...
Cooper Michael L.
edizioni Houghton Mifflin Harcourt collana Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (Hardcover)
In this close look at the first relocation camp built for Japanese evacuees living on the West Coast after the bombing of Pearl Harbor, social historian Michael Cooper makes extensive use of the actual words?from diaries, journals, memoirs, and news accounts?of the people who were held behind barbed wire in the high...