Farewell to Manzanar
  • Author : Jeanne Wakatsuki Houston
  • Release Date : 17 August 2022
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Genre : Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages : 188
  • ISBN 13 : 0618216200
Ratings: 3.5
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Book Description: The American-born author describes her family's experiences and impressions when they were forced to relocate to a camp for the Japanese in Owens Valley, California, called Manzanar, during World War II, detailing how she, among others, survived in a place of oppression, confusion, and humiliation. Reissue.

Farewell to Manzanar

Farewell to Manzanar

Author : Jeanne Wakatsuki Houston,James D. Houston
Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Genre : Juvenile Nonfiction
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The American-born author describes her family's experiences and impressions when they were forced to relocate to a camp for the Japanese in Owens Valley, California, called Manzanar, during World War II, detailing how she, among others, survived in a place of oppression, confusion, and humiliation. Reissue....

Farewell To Manzanar

Farewell To Manzanar

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Publisher : HarperCollins
Genre : Young Adult Nonfiction
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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 ...

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Remembering Manzanar

Author : Michael L. Cooper
Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Genre : History
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Publisher : Heyday.ORIM
Genre : Social Science
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Publisher : Unknown
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Publisher : Knopf
Genre : Fiction
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Publisher : Tor Teen
Genre : Young Adult Fiction
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Publisher : Akashic Books
Genre : Fiction
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