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In addition to the contents of the original volume, this edition brings back into print the following works: <BR>-- Death Rides the Rails to Poston<BR>-- Eucalyptus<BR>-- A Fire in Fontana<BR>-- Florentine Gardens

Synopsis:

Seventeen Syllables and Other Stories brings together fifteen stories that span Hisaye Yamamoto's forty-year career. It was her first book to be published in the United States. Yamamoto's themes include the cultural conflicts between the first generation, the Issei and their children, the Nisei; coping with prejudice; and the World War II internment of Japanese Americans.

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Includes bibliographical references.

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ISBN:
9780813529530
Introduction:
Cheung, King-Kok
Author:
Cheung, King-Kok
Author:
Yamamoto, Hisaye
Publisher:
Rutgers University Press
Location:
New Brunswick, N.J.
Subject:
General
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Japanese Americans
Subject:
Concentration camps
Subject:
Concentration camp inmates
Subject:
American
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Edition Description:
Revised and Expanded
Series Volume:
no. 1995/182
Publication Date:
20010431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
206
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.5 in 0.56 lb

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Seventeen Syllables and Other Stories brings together fifteen stories that span Hisaye Yamamoto's forty-year career. It was her first book to be published in the United States. Yamamoto's themes include the cultural conflicts between the first generation, the Issei and their children, the Nisei; coping with prejudice; and the World War II internment of Japanese Americans.
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