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5 edition of A child in prison camp found in the catalog.

A child in prison camp

by Shizuye Takashima

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Published by Morrow in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada,
  • British Columbia
    • Subjects:
    • Takashima, Shizuye.,
    • Takashima, Shizuye -- Childhood and youth.,
    • New Denver Relocation Center (B.C.) -- Juvenile literature.,
    • New Denver Relocation Center (B.C.),
    • Japanese -- Canada -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945 -- Juvenile literature.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Concentration camps -- British Columbia -- Juvenile literature.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Evacuation of civilians.,
    • Japanese -- Canada -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Evacuation of civilians.

    • About the Edition

      A Japanese-Canadian girl recounts the experiences of the three years she and her family spent in a Canadian internment camp during World War II.

      Edition Notes

      Amelia Frances Howard-Gibbon Illustrator"s Award, 1972

      StatementTakashima.
      GenreJuvenile literature.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD768.15 .T34 1974
      The Physical Object
      Pagination63 p. :
      Number of Pages63
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5041991M
      ISBN 10068820113X, 0688301134
      LC Control Number74001265

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About A Child in Prison Camp When Shizuye Takashima, “Shichan” as she was called, was eleven years old, her entire world changed forever.

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