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Japanese Americans
 
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Harry Kitano
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Japanese Americans

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After first arriving in the U.S. in 1890, the Japanese overcame the barriers of prejudice through education and perseverance, revealing the immense talents of their people. Their achievements are those of a people who have fought the odds and triumphed.
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Published April 1st 1993 by Turtleback Books
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Sarah Crawford
Jan 24, 2016 Sarah Crawford rated it really liked it
This is not a book specifically about the internment camps, although it does have that part of history included. It starts out talking about Japanese immigration to the U.S. and talks about the racism they faced but it also talks about problems with cultural misunderstandings.

The book then goes on to example the influences of Shinto, Buddhism and Christianity on the Japanese. It also discusses the early history of the shogunate and the Tokugawa response to Christianity.

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