Prisoners Without Trial: Japanese Americans in World War II

Prisoners Without Trial: Japanese Americans in World War II


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Part of Hill and Wang's Critical Issues Series and well established on college reading lists, PRISONERS WITHOUT TRIAL presents a concise introduction to a shameful chapter in American history: the incarceration of nearly 120,000 Japanese Americans during World War II. With a revised final chapter and expanded recommended readings, Roger Daniels's updated edition examines a tragic event in our nation's past and thoughtfully asks if it could happen again.

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ISBN-13: 9780809078967
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Publication date: 08/18/2004
Series: Hill and Wang Critical Issues Series
Edition description: Revised
Pages: 176
Sales rank: 780,218
Product dimensions: 5.42(w) x 8.25(h) x 0.50(d)

About the Author

Roger Daniels, the author of Guarding the Golden Door, is a renowned expert on Asian American and immigration history, was a consultant to the commission that recommended redress, and has served on the History Advisory Board for the Ellis Island Immigration Museum since its inception.

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