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Forced out: a Nikkei woman's search for a home in America




Kawamota, Judy Y., author
University Press of Colorado, publisher

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Voluntary evacuation,' a little-known Japanese American experience during World War II with roughly 120,000 people forced from their homes by Executive Order 9066. Around 5,000 escaped. Recounting her family's flight from home and the influence of those experiences. Like many families who lost everything and started over in hostile environments.--Provided by publisher.


Includes bibliographical references.

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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.


Kawamoto, Judy
Japanese Americans -- Biography
Japanese American women -- Biography
Japanese Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945
World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, Japanese American
Japanese Americans -- Social conditions -- 20th century
Psychotherapists -- United States -- Biography
Social workers -- United States -- Biography


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