Farewell to Manzanar by Jeanne Wakatsuki Houston, James D. Houston

"Farewell to Manzanar" is a memoir that tells the story of a Japanese-American family's experiences in internment camps during World War II. The narrative follows the young protagonist as she grows up in the camps, dealing with the harsh realities of racial prejudice and forced displacement. The memoir offers a deeply personal and poignant perspective on a dark period in American history, highlighting the resilience, strength, and dignity of the human spirit in the face of adversity.

The 6196th greatest book of all time


Published
1973
Nationality
American
Type
Nonfiction
Pages
208
Words
40,000
Original Language
English

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