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Analyzing the career of Dillon S. Myer, Director of the War Relocation Authority during WWII and Commissioner of the Bureau of Indian Affairs from 1950-53, Richard Drinnon shows that the pattern for the Japanese internment was set a century earlier by the removal, confinement, and scattering of Native Americans.

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Richard Drinnon is the author of Facing West: The Metaphysics of Indian-Hating and Empire-Building (1980) and is Professor Emeritus of History at Bucknell University.

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ISBN:
9780520066014
Editor:
Drinnon, Richard
Publisher:
University of California Press
Author:
Drinnon, Richard
Subject:
General
Subject:
United states
Subject:
United States - General
Subject:
Sociology - General
Subject:
Public Affairs & Administration
Subject:
Officials and employees
Subject:
Racism
Subject:
Gynecology & Obstetrics
Subject:
United States - 19th Century
Subject:
United States - 20th Century (1900-1945)
Subject:
US History-19th Century
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Publication Date:
19890131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
368
Dimensions:
8.99x5.94x.85 in. 1.23 lbs.

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