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Imprisoned in Paradise: Japanese Internee Road Workers at the World War II Kooskia Internment Camp

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Imprisoned in Paradise exposes the United Statess little-known World War II rendition of Japanese Latin Americans, including men kidnapped from their homes in Peru, Panama, and Mexico and interned at the Kooskia Camp in Idaho. Unlike Japanese Americans who have received an official apology and redress from the U.S. government, the Japanese Latin Americans are still waiting to obtain justice for the violation of their human rights. Here, finally, is their story.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780893015503
Author:
Wegars, Priscilla
Publisher:
University of Idaho Press
Subject:
United States - 20th Century/WWII
Subject:
United States - State & Local - Pacific Northwest
Subject:
Military - World War II
Subject:
US History - 20th Century
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Publication Date:
20100131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Photographs, bibliography, index
Pages:
323
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in

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History and Social Science » Ethnic Studies » Asian American
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