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The Resource Desert diary : Japanese American kids behind barbed wire, Michael O. Tunnell

Desert diary : Japanese American kids behind barbed wire, Michael O. Tunnell

Label
Desert diary : Japanese American kids behind barbed wire
Title
Desert diary
Title remainder
Japanese American kids behind barbed wire
Statement of responsibility
Michael O. Tunnell
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A classroom diary created by Japanese American children paints a vivid picture of daily life in a so-called internment camp. Mae Yanagi was eight years old when she started school at Topaz Camp in Utah. She and her third-grade classmates began keeping an illustrated diary, full of details about schoolwork, sports, pets, holidays, and health as experienced from behind barbed wire
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tunnell, Michael O
Dewey number
940.53/177924509253
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • 456
  • 1090
Intended audience source
  • Childrens Plus, Inc
  • Lexile
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Central Utah Relocation Center
  • Central Utah Relocation Center
  • Japanese American children
  • Japanese Americans
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Japanese American children
  • Japanese Americans
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
Desert diary : Japanese American kids behind barbed wire, Michael O. Tunnell
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223133211822
  • 31223133211863
  • 31223133211830
  • 31223133211848
  • 31223133211855
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 129-130) and index
Contents
Prologue: "I pledge allegiance" -- Unwanted -- A square mile of desert -- Barracks, mess halls, and latrines -- School days -- The war -- Take me out to the ball game --Creatures -- Holidays, festivals, and worship -- Is there a doctor in the house? -- Congratulations and condolences, hellos and goodbyes -- Going home -- Epilogue: Moving forward
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
ix, 134 p.
Isbn
9781580897891
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
Label
Desert diary : Japanese American kids behind barbed wire, Michael O. Tunnell
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223133211822
  • 31223133211863
  • 31223133211830
  • 31223133211848
  • 31223133211855
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 129-130) and index
Contents
Prologue: "I pledge allegiance" -- Unwanted -- A square mile of desert -- Barracks, mess halls, and latrines -- School days -- The war -- Take me out to the ball game --Creatures -- Holidays, festivals, and worship -- Is there a doctor in the house? -- Congratulations and condolences, hellos and goodbyes -- Going home -- Epilogue: Moving forward
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
ix, 134 p.
Isbn
9781580897891
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)

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