Seventeen syllables and other stories
|Format:||Print Book 1998|
|Availability:||Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy|
Seventeen Syllables and Other Stories brings together fifteen stories that span Hisaye Yamamoto's forty-year career. It was her first book to be published in the United States. Yamamoto's themes include the cultural conflicts between the first generation, the Issei and their children, the Nisei; coping with prejudice; and the World War II internment of Japanese Americans.
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-- Forced removal and internment, 1942-1945
Concentration camp inmates -- Fiction.
Concentration camps -- Fiction.
Japanese Americans -- Fiction.
United States -- Social life and customs -- 20th century -- Fiction.
|Publisher|| New Brunswick, N.J. :Rutgers University Press,1998
xxiii, 134 pages ; 22 cm
Includes bibliographical references (pages -134).
|ISBN||0813526078 (pbk. : alk. paper)