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Growing up in California, Yoshi knew her family looked different from their neighbors. Still, she felt like an American. But everything changed when America went to war against Japan. Along with all the other Japanese-Americans on the West Coast, Yoshi's family were rounded up and imprisoned in a crowded. badly built camp in the desert because they"looked like the enemy." Yoshiko Uchida grew up to be an award-winning author. This memoir of her childhood gives a personal account of a shameful episode in American history.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780688137038
Author:
Uchida, Yoshiko
Publisher:
HarperTrophy
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Biography
Subject:
Juvenile literature
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Biography / Autobiography
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - Literary
Subject:
Authors
Subject:
Biography & Autobiography - People of Color
Subject:
Japanese Americans
Subject:
Ethnic - Asian American
Subject:
Authors, American
Subject:
Japanese Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945.
Subject:
People & Places - United States - Asian American
Edition Number:
1st Beech Tree ed.
Edition Description:
BEECH TREE
Series Volume:
no. 772
Publication Date:
19950921
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
160
Dimensions:
7.60x5.40x.44 in. .24 lbs.
Age Level:
09-12

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Biography » General
Young Adult » Nonfiction » Biographies

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