Journey to Topaz: A Story of the Japanese-American Evacuation

Journey to Topaz: A Story of the Japanese-American Evacuation
Artist/Author/Cast: 
Uchida, Yoshiko
ISBN: 
1890771910

Based on Yushiko Uchida's personal experiences, this is the moving story of one girl's struggle to remain brave during the Japanese internment of World War II. In a bleak and dusty prison camp, 11-year-old Yuki and her family experience both true friendship and heart-wrenching tragedy. Journey To Topaz explores the consequences of prejudice and the capacities of the human spirit. First published in 1971, this book is now a much loved and widely read classic.

Description: 

After the bombing of Pearl Harbor, Japanese Americans on the West Coast are evacuated to camps in the Utah desert.

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Call Number: 
JF Uchida

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