Enemy Child: The Story of Norman Mineta, a Boy Imprisoned in a Japanese American Internment Camp During World War II

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Enemy Child: The Story of Norman Mineta, a Boy Imprisoned in a Japanese American Internment Camp During World War II

by Andrea Warren

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June 2019

ISBN: 9780823441518

It 's 1941 and ten-year-old Norman Mineta is a carefree fourth grader in San Jose, California, who loves baseball, hot dogs, and Cub Scouts. But when Japanese forces attack Pearl Harbor, Norm 's world is turned upside down as, one by one, things that he and his Japanese American family took for granted are taken away. In a matter of months, they, along with everyone else of Japanese ancestry living on the West Coast, are forced by the government to move to internment camps, leaving everything they have known behind.

Further information about Japanese American internment and Norman Mineta. Multimedia recommendations. Author 's note on her research process. Bibliography. Source notes. Index. Black-and-white photographs, maps, and reproductions.

 
  • ISBN: 9780823441518
    Format: Print Book
    Edition: Hardcover edition
    Publisher: Holiday House
    Page Count: 224
    Trim Size: 9 1/2" x 8 1/2"
    Dewey Classification: 940.53/177
    Genre: Nonfic
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