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Sixty years after the japanese bombing of Pearl Harbor and FDR's govt Order 9066 making attainable the incarceration of over 110,000 americans of eastern descent (two thirds of them americans) one query continues to be unresolved: "Could it occur again?" To the writers during this book--novelists, memoirists, poets, activists, students, scholars, professionals--the WWII internment of eastern american citizens within the detention camps of the west is an unfinished bankruptcy of yank heritage. Former internees and their childrens subscribe to with others in tough readers to build a greater destiny via confronting the earlier. it is a clean examine a compelling tale, that maintains to tarnish the yankee dream.

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