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Stubborn Twig: Three Generations in the Life of a Japanese American Family
Stubborn Twig Three Generations in the Life of a Japanese American Family
Author: Lauren Kessler
Stubborn Twig is a classic American tale, a story of immigrants making their way in a new land. It is a living work of social history that rings with the power of truth and the drama of fiction, a moving saga about the promise and perils of America and the meaning of becoming an American. Masuo Yasui arrived in America in 1903 with big dreams a...  more »
ISBN-13: 9780452273016
ISBN-10: 0452273013
Publication Date: 11/1/1994
Pages: 368
Edition: Reprint
Rating:
  • Currently 3.8/5 Stars.
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3.8 stars, based on 4 ratings
Publisher: Plume
Book Type: Paperback
Other Versions: Hardcover, Audio Cassette, Audio CD
Members Wishing: 1
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Very insightful account of the impact of internment during WWII on the generations of an American Japanese family.
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This account of a Japanese-American family in Oregon, centering on their growth in the community and their subsequent internment during WWII, is curiously academic in its telling of an essentially dramatic and often heartbreaking story.


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