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Beyond the betrayal: the memoir of a World War II Japanese American draft resister of conscience




Kuromiya, Yoshito, author
Hansen, Arthur A., editor
University Press of Colorado, publisher

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A memoir by a Nisei member of the Fair Play Committee that was organized at the Heart Mountain War Relocation Authority camp. A book-length, insider's perspective, account by a Nisei World War II draft resister. A rare acknowledgment of dissension within the resistance movement, between the young men who went to prison, and older leaders.--Provided by publisher.


Includes bibliographical references and index.

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Access is limited to the Adams State University, Colorado State University, Colorado State University Pueblo, Community College of Denver, Fort Lewis College, Metropolitan State University Denver, Regis University, University of Alaska Fairbanks, University of Colorado Boulder, University of Colorado Colorado Springs, University of Colorado Denver, University of Denver, University of Northern Colorado, University of Wyoming, Utah State University and Western Colorado University communities only.


Kuromiya, Yosh
World War, 1939-1945 -- Draft resisters -- United States -- Biography
Heart Mountain Relocation Center (Wyo.)
Japanese Americans -- Forced removal and internment, 1942-1945
Japanese Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- 20th century
Draft resisters -- United States -- Biography
Internment camps -- Wyoming -- 20th century
World War, 1939-1945 -- Japanese Americans


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