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Imprisoned in Paradise : Japanese internee road workers at the World War II Kooskia Internment Camp  Cover Image Book Book

Imprisoned in Paradise : Japanese internee road workers at the World War II Kooskia Internment Camp

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  • ISBN: 0893015504
  • ISBN: 9780893015503
  • Physical Description: xxxiv, 323 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.
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  • Publisher: Moscow, Idaho : Asian American Comparative Collection, University of Idaho, 2010.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 223-294) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Anti-Japanese attitudes : foreshadowing Japanese American internment and incarceration -- Anticipating internee arrival : establishing the Kooskia Internment Camp -- No barbed wire : living conditions at the Kooskia Internment Camp -- "A real he-man's job" : work assignments and working conditions -- A powerful petition : internees protest deteriorating conditions at the Kooskia Camp -- Finding freedom in leisure : recreation at the Kooskia Internment Camp -- Candid and outspoken : internee and employee perspectives on the Kooskia Internment Camp -- Surviving external scrutiny : inspections, rehearings, and releases -- Friends or enemies? : internees interact with the "home front" -- Back to barbed wire : closure of the Kooskia Internment Camp -- List of all men at the Kooskia Internment Camp.
Subject: Kooskia Internment Camp (Idaho) History
Japanese Americans Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945
World War, 1939-1945 Concentration camps Idaho
Lewis-Clark Highway (Idaho and Mont.) Design and construction
Kooskia (Idaho) History

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Derby Neck Library WW2-POW WEG (Text) 34046121533056 Adult Nonfiction Checked out 04/26/2011

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