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Obasan /

by Kogawa, Joy.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: New York : Anchor Books, 1994Edition: 1st Anchor Books ed.Description: 300 p. ; 21 cm.ISBN: 0385468865 :; 9780385468862.Title notes: $14.00 prolam 7-2011 (db)$14.00 prolam 7-2011Subject(s): Japanese -- Canada -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945 -- Fiction | World War, 1939-1945 -- Canada -- Fiction | Concentration camp inmates -- Fiction | Concentration camps -- Fiction | Japanese Canadians -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945 -- Fiction | Canadiens d'origine japonaise -- Évacuation et relogement, 1942-1945 -- Romans | Historical fictionOnline resources: Publisher description Summary: The narrator learns about the experiences of her grandmother, Obasan, who was among those Japanese Canadians relocated to internment camps at the beginning of World War II.
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Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

A moving vision of an affront to democratic principles... A tour de force, a deeply felt novel, brilliantly poetic in its sensibility' - New York Times'

$14.00 prolam 7-2011 (db)

$14.00 prolam 7-2011

Sequel: Itsuka.

The narrator learns about the experiences of her grandmother, Obasan, who was among those Japanese Canadians relocated to internment camps at the beginning of World War II.

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