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When Justice Failed

The Fred Korematsu Story

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Published by Steck-Vaughn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Japanese Americans,
  • Korematsu, Fred,,
  • Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945,
  • Juvenile Multicultural Studies,
  • Social Issues - Prejudice & Racism,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 9-12 Nonfiction,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • History - United States/20th Century,
  • People & Places - United States - Asian American,
  • Korematsu, Fred,
  • Biography,
  • 1919-,
  • Evacuation and relocation, 194

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsDavid Tamura (Illustrator)
    The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary binding
    Number of Pages105
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8000377M
    ISBN 100811472361
    ISBN 109780811472364
    OCLC/WorldCa26162579

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