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Life Behind Barbed Wire: The World War II Internment Memoirs of a Hawai'i Issei

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Yasutaro Soga's Life behind Barbed Wire (Tessaku seikatsu) is an exceptional firsthand account of the incarceration of a Hawai'i Japanese during World War II. On the evening of the attack on Pearl Harbor, Soga, the editor of a Japanese-language newspaper, was arrested along with several hundred other prominent Issei (Japanese immigrants) in Hawai'i. After being held for si ...more
Paperback, 255 pages
Published October 31st 2007 by University of Hawaii Press (first published October 2007)
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