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  • Oppenheim, Joanne.
     
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  • Breed, Clara E. (Clara Estelle), 1906-1994 -- Correspondence -- Juvenile literature.
     
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  • Japanese Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945 -- Juvenile literature.
     
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  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Japanese Americans -- Juvenile literature.
     
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  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American -- Juvenile literature.
     
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  • World War, 1939-1945 -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
     
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  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Children -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
     
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  • Japanese American children -- Correspondence -- Juvenile literature.
     
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    Dear Miss Breed : true stories of the Japanese American incarceration during World War II and a librarian who made a difference / by Joanne Oppenheim ; foreward by Elizabeth Kikuchi Yamada ; afterword by Snowden Becker.
    by Oppenheim, Joanne.
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  • Breed, Clara E. (Clara Estelle), 1906-1994 -- Correspondence -- Juvenile literature.
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  • Japanese Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945 -- Juvenile literature.
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  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Japanese Americans -- Juvenile literature.
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  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American -- Juvenile literature.
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  • World War, 1939-1945 -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
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  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Children -- United States -- Juvenile literature.
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  • Japanese American children -- Correspondence -- Juvenile literature.
  • Publisher Info: 
    New York : Scholastic, 2006.
    Edition: 
    1st ed.
    Description: 
    287 p. : ill. ; 27 cm.
    ISBN: 
    0439569923 (alk. paper)
    9780439569927 (alk. paper)
    Contents: 
    Young people in this book -- Introduction: How I met the remarkable Miss Breed -- About the camps -- "We were filled with a terrible fear" -- A second date of infamy -- Welcome to Santa Japanita! -- "Seabiscuit's signature" -- The winners are... -- "Greetings from far-off Poston" -- "Real American children" -- Bitter winter -- "Poston seems like home to me" -- First graduates, class of '43 -- "This place will be...a ghost town!" -- "Courage belongs to no one race" -- "On the threshold of freedom" -- "No price tag for freedom" -- History in a box.
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    Summary: 
    Provides the story of life in a Japanese internment camp during World War II through the correspondence of the children in the camp to their librarian, Miss Clara Breed, who worked on their behalf to show the injustice of their imprisonment.
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    Marion Public LibraryNonfiction, Youth Services940.53 OPPChecked InAdd Copy to MyList

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