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Enemy child : the story of Norman Mineta, a boy imprisoned in a Japanese American internment camp during World War II

Warren, Andrea (author.).

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Summary:

"A biography of Norman Mineta, from his internment as a child in Heart Mountain Internment Camp during World War II, through his political career including serving in congress for ten terms during which time he was instrumental in getting the Civil Liberties Act of 1988 passed which provided reparations and an apology to those who were interned"--
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library J 940.531773 WAR (Text) 33892100609222 Children's Non-Fiction Book None 05/07/2019 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0823441512
  • ISBN: 9780823441518
  • Physical Description: 214 pages : illustrations, map ; 25 cm
    print
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Margaret Ferguson Books/Holiday House, [2019]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-200) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Before the storm -- Coming to America -- War at home -- The world at war -- Lowering the net -- Losing everything -- Santa Anita -- Into the wilderness -- Heart mountain -- New routines -- Making the best of it -- Baseball! -- Meeting the enemy -- The miracle at Heart Mountain -- Leaving Heart Mountain -- Victory over Japan -- Going home -- School, army, politics -- A distinguished career.
Summary, etc.: "A biography of Norman Mineta, from his internment as a child in Heart Mountain Internment Camp during World War II, through his political career including serving in congress for ten terms during which time he was instrumental in getting the Civil Liberties Act of 1988 passed which provided reparations and an apology to those who were interned"--
Target Audience Note:
4-6.
10+
Subject: Mineta, Norman Yoshio 1931- Juvenile literature
Heart Mountain Relocation Center (Wyo.) Children Biography Juvenile literature
Mineta, Norman Yoshio 1931-
Heart Mountain Relocation Center (Wyo.) Children Biography
Mineta, Norman Yoshio 1931-
Heart Mountain Relocation Center (Wyo.)
Legislators United States Biography Juvenile literature
Japanese Americans Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945 Children Biography Juvenile literature
World War, 1939-1945 Children United States Biography Juvenile literature
World War, 1939-1945 Japanese Americans Children Biography Juvenile literature
Legislators United States Biography
Japanese Americans Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945 Children Biography
World War, 1939-1945 Children United States Biography
World War, 1939-1945 Japanese Americans Children Biography
Legislators
Japanese Americans Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945 Children
World War, 1939-1945 Children
World War, 1939-1945 Japanese Americans
Genre: Biographies.
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