Gasa Gasa Girl Goes to Camp: A Nisei Youth Behind a World War II Fence

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"What should by now be a familiar, if always disturbing event in American history--the internment of Japanese American citizens and aliens during World War II--is given an original treatment in this creative memoir. Lily Havey was ten years old when her family of four was uprooted and sent first to Santa Anita Assembly Center in southern California and subsequently for the duration of the war to the Amache (or Granada) internment camp in southeastern Colorado. She experienced removal and confinement as a pubescent young ...

Gasa Gasa Girl Goes to Camp: A Nisei Youth Behind a World War II Fence 2014, University of Utah Press

ISBN-13: 9781607813439

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