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Imprisoned in Paradise : Japanese internee road workers at the World War II Kooskia Internment Camp

Author: Priscilla Wegars; Michiko Midge Ayukawa; University of Idaho. Asian American Comparative Collection.
Publisher: Moscow, Idaho : Asian American Comparative Collection, University of Idaho, 2010.
Series: Asian American Comparative Collection research report, no. 3.
Edition/Format:   Book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Priscilla Wegars; Michiko Midge Ayukawa; University of Idaho. Asian American Comparative Collection.
ISBN: 9780893015503 0893015504
OCLC Number: 639164294
Description: xxxiv, 323 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.
Contents: Anti-Japanese attitudes : foreshadowing Japanese American internment and incarceration --
Anticipating internee arrival : establishing the Kooskia Internment Camp --
No barbed wire : living conditions at the Kooskia Internment Camp --
"A real he-man's job" : work assignments and working conditions --
A powerful petition : internees protest deteriorating conditions at the Kooskia Camp --
Finding freedom in leisure : recreation at the Kooskia Internment Camp --
Candid and outspoken : internee and employee perspectives on the Kooskia Internment Camp --
Surviving external scrutiny : inspections, rehearings, and releases --
Friends or enemies? : internees interact with the "home front" --
Back to barbed wire : closure of the Kooskia Internment Camp --
List of all men at the Kooskia Internment Camp.
Series Title: Asian American Comparative Collection research report, no. 3.
Other Titles: Japanese internee road workers at the World War II Kooskia Internment Camp
Responsibility: Priscilla Wegars ; with a foreword by Michiko Midge Ayukawa.
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