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Desert diary : Japanese American kids behind barbed wire

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"In March 1943, twenty-seven children began third grade in a strange new environment: the Topaz Relocation Center in Utah. Together with their teacher, Miss Yamauchi, these uprooted young Americans began keeping a classroom diary, with a different child illustrating each day's entry. Their full-color diary entries paint a vivid picture of daily life in an internment camp: schoolwork, sports, pets, holidays, health--and the mixed feelings of citizens who were loyal but distrusted"--

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Bloomfield Public Library J 940.53 Tunnell (Text)
Children's Nonfiction
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Victor Farmington Library J 940.53 TUN (Text)
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05000. ‡aD769.8.A6 ‡bT863 2020
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092 . ‡a940.5317
1001 . ‡aTunnell, Michael O., ‡eauthor.
24510. ‡aDesert diary : ‡bJapanese American kids behind barbed wire / ‡cMichael O. Tunnell.
264 1. ‡aWatertown, MA : ‡bCharlesbridge, ‡c[2020]
264 4. ‡c©2020
300 . ‡aix, 134 pages : ‡cillustrations (some color) ; ‡c27 cm
336 . ‡atext ‡btxt ‡2rdacontent
336 . ‡astill image ‡bsti ‡2rdacontent
337 . ‡aunmediated ‡bn ‡2rdamedia
338 . ‡avolume ‡bnc ‡2rdacarrier
504 . ‡aIncludes bibliographical references and index.
5050 . ‡aPrologue: "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.
520 . ‡a"In March 1943, twenty-seven children began third grade in a strange new environment: the Topaz Relocation Center in Utah. Together with their teacher, Miss Yamauchi, these uprooted young Americans began keeping a classroom diary, with a different child illustrating each day's entry. Their full-color diary entries paint a vivid picture of daily life in an internment camp: schoolwork, sports, pets, holidays, health--and the mixed feelings of citizens who were loyal but distrusted"-- ‡cProvided by publisher.
61020. ‡aCentral Utah Relocation Center ‡vJuvenile literature.
61027. ‡aCentral Utah Relocation Center. ‡2sears ‡0(EG-IN)788423
650 0. ‡aJapanese Americans ‡xEvacuation and relocation, 1942-1945 ‡vJuvenile literature.
650 0. ‡aWorld War, 1939-1945 ‡xJapanese Americans ‡vPersonal narratives ‡vJuvenile literature.
650 0. ‡aJapanese American children ‡xDiaries ‡vJuvenile literature.
650 0. ‡aWorld War, 1939-1945 ‡xChildren ‡zUnited States ‡vJuvenile literature.
650 0. ‡aJapanese American children ‡xDiaries.
650 7. ‡aWorld War, 1939-1945 ‡vPersonal Narratives
650 7. ‡aJapanese Americans ‡xEvacuation and relocation, 1942-1945. ‡2sears
650 7. ‡aWorld War, 1939-1945 ‡xChildren. ‡2sears
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