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Title Enemy child : the story of Norman Mineta, a boy imprisoned in a Japanese American internment camp during World War II / Andrea Warren.
Author Warren, Andrea, author.
Publication New York, NY : Margaret Ferguson Books/Holiday House, [2019]
Copyright date ©2019
Edition First edition.
Description 214 pages : illustrations, map ; 25 cm
Call # J 940.5317 W
Audience 4-6.
10+
Summary "A biography of Norman Mineta, from his internment as a child in Heart Mountain Internment Camp during World War II, through his political career including serving in congress for ten terms during which time he was instrumental in getting the Civil Liberties Act of 1988 passed which provided reparations and an apology to those who were interned"-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-200) and index.
Contents Before the storm -- Coming to America -- War at home -- The world at war -- Lowering the net -- Losing everything -- Santa Anita -- Into the wilderness -- Heart mountain -- New routines -- Making the best of it -- Baseball! -- Meeting the enemy -- The miracle at Heart Mountain -- Leaving Heart Mountain -- Victory over Japan -- Going home -- School, army, politics -- A distinguished career.
Subject Mineta, Norman Yoshio, 1931- -- Juvenile literature.
Heart Mountain Relocation Center (Wyo.) -- Children -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Mineta, Norman Yoshio, 1931- (OCoLC)fst00449484
Heart Mountain Relocation Center (Wyo.) (OCoLC)fst00610050
Evacuation and relocation of Japanese Americans (United States : 1942-1945) (OCoLC)fst01801850
World War (1939-1945) (OCoLC)fst01180924
Legislators -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Japanese Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945 -- Children -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Children -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Japanese Americans -- Children -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Children. (OCoLC)fst00854835
Legislators. (OCoLC)fst00995828
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Japanese Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945 -- Children.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Children.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Japanese Americans.
1939-1945
Genre Biographies.
Biography.
Juvenile works.
Subject Japanese Americans. (OCoLC)fst00981441
Genre Biographies.
ISBN 9780823441518 (hardcover) :
0823441512 (hardcover)

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