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Author Houston, Jeanne Wakatsuki.

Title Farewell to Manzanar : and related readings / Jeanne Wakatsuki Houston and James D. Houston ... [et al.].

Imprint Evanston, Ill. : McDougal Littell, c1998.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS La Pintoresca Branch Juvenile, Non-Fiction    J 940.5317 HOU    Available
Description 226 p. ; 23 cm.
Series Literature connections
Contents Farewell to Manzanar / memoir by Jeanne Wakatsuki Houston and James D. Houston -- two poems from Legends from camp. The Legend of Superman ; The legend of home / Lawson Fusao Inada -- Sleep in the Mojave Desert / poem by Sylvia Plath -- I remember Pearl Harbor : dealing with the "problem race" / essay by Charles Shirō Inouye -- Wilshire bus / short story by Hisaye Yamamoto -- Trains at night / short story by Alberto Alvaro Ríos -- Visiting home / poem by Kevin Young -- selection from Unto the sons / memoir by Gay Talese -- Lectures on how you never lived back home / short story by M. Evelina Galang.
Summary A true story of Japanese American experience during and after the World War II internment.
Subject Houston, Jeanne Wakatsuki. Farewell to Manzanar.
Manzanar War Relocation Center.
Japanese -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
Japanese Americans -- Juvenile literature.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Juvenile literature.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Japanese Americans.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Evacuation of civilians.
Japanese Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945.
Added Author Houston, James D.
Inada, Lawson Fusao. Legend from camp. Selections.
Inouye, Charles Shirō. I remember Pearl Harbor.
Yamamoto, Hisaye. Wilshire bus.
Ríos, Alberto. Trains at night.
Talese, Gay. Unto the sons. Selections.
Galang, M. Evelina, 1961- Lectures on how you never lived back home.
McDougal Littell.
ISBN 0395884551 (text)

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