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Obasan

Author: Joy Kogawa
Publisher: Boston : D.R. Godine, 1982. ©1981
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : English : First U.S. editionView all editions and formats
Summary:
Based on the author's own experiences, this award-winning novel was the first to tell the story of the evacuation, relocation, and dispersal of Canadian citizens of Japanese ancestry during the Second World War. Naomi Nakane, a child of Japanese immigrant parents, is interned by the Canadians at the beginning of World War II when she is five years old.
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Genre/Form: War stories
War fiction
Novels
Historical fiction
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Kogawa, Joy.
Obasan.
Boston : D.R. Godine, 1982, ©1981
(OCoLC)680613318
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joy Kogawa
ISBN: 0879234296 9780879234294 0879234911 9780879234911
OCLC Number: 8032731
Notes: Sequel: Itsuka.
Description: 250 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Joy Kogawa.

Abstract:

Based on the author's own experiences, this award-winning novel was the first to tell the story of the evacuation, relocation, and dispersal of Canadian citizens of Japanese ancestry during the Second World War. Naomi Nakane, a child of Japanese immigrant parents, is interned by the Canadians at the beginning of World War II when she is five years old.

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