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Uprooted Americans

the Japanese Americans and the War Relocation Authority during World War II

by Dillon S. Myer

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Published by University of Arizona Press in Tucson .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. War Relocation Authority,
  • Japanese Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 349-352.

    Statement[by] Dillon S. Myer.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD769.8.A6 M9
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxx, 360 p.
    Number of Pages360
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4913554M
    ISBN 100816502587
    LC Control Number76125169

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Handlin won the Pulitzer Prize for History for The Uprooted (). Oct 25,  · About Uprooted. A Publishers Weekly Best Book of the Year A Booklist Editor’s Choice On the 75th anniversary of the bombing of Pearl Harbor comes a harrowing and enlightening look at the internment of Japanese Americans during World War II— from National Book Award finalist Albert Marrin.

Members of a favored ""tribe of Americanists,"" the students of Oscar Handlin (Boston's Immigrants, The Uprooted), gather here to pay their teacher homage. As Barbara Miller Solomon (Aneestors and Immigrants) describes him, Handlin was well-skilled in using ""the weapon of listening to teach."" He was a teacher who, when students complained of difficulty in writing, might remark, ""Good, it.

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In most cases, the reviews are necessarily limited to those that were available to us ahead of publication. If you are the publisher or author of this book and feel that the. Acclaimed overview work on the forced removal and incarceration of Japanese Americans by professional historian and prolific children's book author Albert Marrin.

Synopsis Published in the fall ofUprooted adds a significant amount of historical context to the core story. The first chapter, "The Pacific Age," starts with the origins of. A Publishers Weekly Best Book of the YearA Booklist Editor's ChoiceOn the 75th anniversary of the bombing of Pearl Harbor comes a harrowing and enlightening look at the internment of Japanese Americans during World War II— from National Book Award finalist Brand: Random House Children's Books.

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I was expecting to read a book regarding the Japanese American experience during World War II, an expanded version of the many personal stories written by individuals who suffered the indignity of it all.

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The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied.Click to read more about Uprooted Americans: essays to honor Oscar Handlin by Richard L. Bushman. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers.

All about Uprooted Americans: essays to honor Oscar Handlin by Richard L. Bushman. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers Book descriptionsAuthor: Richard L. Bushman (Editor), Neil Harris (Editor), David Rothman (Editor), Barbara Miller Solomon (Editor), Stephen Thernstrom (Editor).Feb 20,  · The New Yorker called it "strong stuff, handled in a masterly and quite moving way," while the New York Times suggested that "The Uprooted is history with a difference—the difference being its concerns with hearts and souls no less than an event."The book inspired a generation of research in the history of American immigration, but because it 3/5(1).