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The Japanese in America

  • 64 Pages
  • 4.82 MB
  • English
Lerner Publications Co. , Minneapolis
Japanese Americans -- Juvenile literature., Japanese Ameri
About the Edition

A history of the Japanese in America: their backgrounds, why they immigrated, the prejudice encountered in peace and wartime, and their contributions to their adopted nation.

StatementNoel L. Leathers.
SeriesThe In America series
LC ClassificationsE184.J3 L4 1991
The Physical Object
Pagination64 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1614207M
ISBN 100822502410
LC Control Number91155081

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