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How did this happen here?

Leni Donlan

How did this happen here?

Japanese internment camps

by Leni Donlan

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Published by Raintree in Chicago, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Japanese Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945 -- Juvenile literature.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Japanese Americans -- Juvenile literature.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Concentration camps -- United States -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Concentration camps -- United States -- History -- Juvenile literature.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Other titlesJapanese internment camps
    StatementLeni Donlan.
    GenreJuvenile literature.
    SeriesAmerican history through primary sources
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD769.8.A6 D65 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17851023M
    ISBN 109781410927019, 9781410927125
    LC Control Number2007005911

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      In “It Can’t Happen Here” Lewis tells the story of Berzelius Windrip, known as Buzz, who is elected president in and transforms the United States into a totalitarian dictatorship. "The novel that foreshadowed Donald Trump's authoritarian appeal."--Salon It Can't Happen Here is the only one of Sinclair Lewis's later novels to match the power of Main Street, Babbitt, and Arrowsmith. A cautionary tale about the fragility of democracy, it is an alarming, eerily timeless look at how fascism could take hold in America/5(30).

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