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Internment : Japanese Americans in World War II / Ruth Bjorklund.

Bjorklund, Ruth, (author.).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Kendallville PL - Kendallville Main Branch TEEN HISTORY WWII (Text) 37516002032704 TeenNF History Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781502623232 (library bound)
  • ISBN: 1502623234 (library bound)
  • Physical Description: 128 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Cavendish Square Publishing, [2017]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 123-125) and index (pages 126-127).
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction: Rapid backlash -- The ancient and the new -- The squall before the storm -- Forced evacuation -- Speaking out -- Looking for closure -- Timeline -- Glossary.
Summary, etc.:
When the Empire of Japan attacked Pearl Harbor, racial stereotypes escalated into fear of the Japanese immigrants that flew in the face of facts. This led to the rounding up and internment of Japanese Americans is one of the most unfortunate incidents in the history of the United States. This book details the history of Asian immigration to the US, and how cultural differences and economic envy developed into blatant discrimination. Detailed Table of Contents, Full-Color Photographs, Further Information Section, Glossary, Index, Primary Sources, Sidebars, Timelines, Websites.
Subject: Japanese Americans > Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945 > Juvenile literature.
World War, 1939-1945 > Japanese Americans > Juvenile literature.
Japanese Americans.
World War, 1939-1945 > Japanese Americans.

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