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Title Una storia segreta : the secret history of Italian American evacuation and internment during World War II / edited with an introduction by Lawrence DiStasi ; foreword by Sandra Gilbert.

Imprint Berkeley, Calif. : Heyday Books, c2001.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    940.5308 UNA    Available
Description xxii, 327 p. : ill., map ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 323-325).
Contents One voice at a time / Lawrence DiStasi -- Morto il camerata / Lawrence DiStasi -- When Italian Americans were "enemy aliens" / Rose D. Scherini -- Market off limits / Velio Alberto Bronzini -- Sundays in Colma / Floyd Gonella -- Relocation of Italian Americans in California during World War II / Stephen Fox -- Pittsburg stories / Rose Viscuso Scudero, Angelina Bruno, and Frances Cardinale -- Tragic episode / Sergio Ottino -- Fish story / Lawrence DiStasi -- Sardine fisherman during the war / Salvatore Colletto -- Mala notte : the relocation story in Santa Cruz / Geoffrey Dunn -- Wrong side of the highway / Ivano Comelli -- Concentration camps : American style / Jerre Mangione -- My Uncle Augusto / Nicholas A. Sceusa -- Tale of two citizens / Lawrence DiStasi -- Two men in suits -- / Mario Valdastri -- Exclusion is a four-letter word / Angelo de Guttaduaro -- Unwelcome in freedom's land : the impact of World War II on Italian aliens in Southern California / Gloria Ricci Lothrop -- Rejected first-generation enemy alien / Carolina Constantina Bracco -- Alien in Texas / Gloria Micheletti Sylvernale -- Let's keep smiling : conditions of internment / Lawrence DiStasi -- Orders to take him away / Lucetta Berizzi Drypolcher -- Letters to 3024 Pierce / Rose D. Scherini -- New discoveries, old prejudices : the internment of Italian Americans during World War II / Guido Tintori -- Pippo l'Americano / Joseph DeLuca -- Impersonizing Columbus / Joseph L. Cervetto -- War within war : Italian Americans and the military in World War II / Lawrence DiStasi -- General and I / Remo Bosia -- How World War II iced Italian American Culture / Lawrence DiStasi.
Subject World War, 1939-1945 -- Italian Americans.
Italian Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons, American.
Added Author DiStasi, Lawrence, 1937-
Added Title Secret history of Italian American evacuation and internment during World War II
ISBN 1890771406 (pbk.)

 
    
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