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Desert Diary

Desert Diary

American Children Behind Barbed Wire

Book - 2020
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"In March 1943, twenty-seven children began third grade in a strange new environment: the Topaz Relocation Center in Utah. Together with their teacher, Miss Yamauchi, these uprooted young Americans began keeping a classroom diary, with a different child illustrating each day's entry. Their full-color diary entries paint a vivid picture of daily life in an internment camp: schoolwork, sports, pets, holidays, health--and the mixed feelings of citizens who were loyal but distrusted"--
Publisher: Watertown, MA : Charlesbridge, [2020]
ISBN: 9781580897891
Branch Call Number: J940.53177 T835D 2020
J940.53177 T835D 2020
Characteristics: 134 pages : photographs (some color) ; 26 cm


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