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Confinement and Ethnicity
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Based on archival research, field visits, and interviews with former residents, this remarkable volume documents in unprecedented detail the various facilities in which persons of Japanese descent living in the western U.S. were confined during World War II. It provides an overview of the architectural remnants, archeological features, artifacts from the various sites, and both historic and present-day photographs.

Table of Contents

  1. Cover
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  1. Frontmatter
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  1. Contents
  2. pp. vii-viii
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  1. Abstract
  2. p. v
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  1. Acknowledgments
  2. p. vi
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  1. Foreword
  2. pp. ix-xii
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  1. Chapter 1: Sites of Shame: An Introduction
  2. pp. 1-18
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  1. Chapter 2: To Undo a Mistake is Always Harder Than Not to Create One Originally
  2. pp. 19-24
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  1. Chapter 3: A Brief History of Japanese American Relocation During World War II
  2. pp. 25-58
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  1. Chapter 4: Gila River Relocation Center, Arizona
  2. pp. 59-100
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  1. Chapter 5: Granada Relocation Center, Colorado
  2. pp. 101-128
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  1. Chapter 6: Heart Mountain Relocation Center, Wyoming
  2. pp. 129-148
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  1. Chapter 7: Jerome Relocation Center, Arkansas
  2. pp. 149-160
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  1. Chapter 8: Manzanar Relocation Center, California
  2. pp. 161-202
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  1. Chapter 9: Minidoka Relocation Center, Idaho
  2. pp. 203-214
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  1. Chapter 10: Poston Relocation Center, Arizona
  2. pp. 215-242
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  1. Chapter 11: Rohwer Relocation Center, Arkansas
  2. pp. 243-258
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  1. Chapter 12: Topaz Relocation Center, Utah
  2. pp. 259-278
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  1. Chapter 13: Tule Lake Relocation Center, California
  2. pp. 279-324
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  1. Chapter 14: Citizen Isolation Centers
  2. pp. 325-334
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  1. Chapter 15: Additional War Relocation Authority Facilities
  2. pp. 335-350
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  1. Chapter 16: Assembly Centers
  2. pp. 351-378
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  1. Chapter 17: Department of Justice and U.S. Army Facilities
  2. pp. 379-406
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  1. Chapter 18: Federal Bureau of Prisons
  2. pp. 407-416
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  1. References Cited
  2. pp. 417-424
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  1. Appendix A: Relocation Center Drawings in Records Group 210, National Archives, Cartographic Division
  2. pp. 425-430
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  1. Appendix B: Tule Lake Relocation Center Drawings at the Bureau of Reclamation, Klamath Falls Office
  2. pp. 431-434
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  1. Appendix C: Selected Relocation Center Blueprints
  2. pp. 435-449
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  1. Back Cover
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