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The Resource Japanese war brides in America : an oral history, Miki Ward Crawford, Katie Kaori Hayashi, and Shizuko Suenaga

Japanese war brides in America : an oral history, Miki Ward Crawford, Katie Kaori Hayashi, and Shizuko Suenaga

Label
Japanese war brides in America : an oral history
Title
Japanese war brides in America
Title remainder
an oral history
Statement of responsibility
Miki Ward Crawford, Katie Kaori Hayashi, and Shizuko Suenaga
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Following the end of World War II, 500,000 American troops occupied every prefecture of Japan and interracial marriages occurred. The sudden influx of 50,000 Japanese war brides during 1946-1965 created social tension in the United States, while opening up one of the country's largest cross-cultural integrations. This book reveals the stories of 19 Japanese war brides whose assimilation into American culture forever influenced future generations, depicting love, strength, and perseverance in the face of incredible odds. The Japanese war brides hold a unique place in American history and have b
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ward Crawford, Miki
Dewey number
940.53089/956073
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E184.J3
LC item number
W29 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kaori Hayashi, Katie
  • Suenaga, Shizuko
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • Japanese American women
  • War brides
  • Women immigrants
  • Oral history
  • Intercountry marriage
  • Women
  • Japan
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Intercountry marriage
  • War brides
  • Women
  • Women immigrants
  • History
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • HISTORY
  • Intercountry marriage
  • Japanese American women
  • Oral history
  • Social aspects
  • War brides
  • Women
  • Women immigrants
  • Japan
  • United States
Label
Japanese war brides in America : an oral history, Miki Ward Crawford, Katie Kaori Hayashi, and Shizuko Suenaga
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue / Katie Kaori Hayashi -- Introduction : History that affected the lives of Japanese women / Miki Ward Crawford -- pt. 1. Author biography : Miki Ward Crawford -- My mother's story : it took an act of Congress : Fumiko Ward -- Doris the volunteer : Hisa Feragen -- How lucky we are : Miwako Cleve -- From hardships to RN : Katsu Hall -- From Nagasaki to North Carolina : Nobuko Howard -- A Hiroshima survivor's love story : Ayako Stevens -- pt. 2. Author biography : Katie Kaori Hayashi -- No regrets in my life : Toyoko Pier -- Life's reward : Harumi Wilkins -- Samurai granddaughter : Setsuko Amburn -- My love story : Yuki Martley -- Gift from heaven : Nora Cubillos -- Fight prejudice : Kazuko Umezu Stout -- pt. 3. Author biography : Shizuko Suenaga -- Loving deeply and deeply loved : Kinko Iimura Kirkwood -- An energetic and forward-thinking life : Mary Shizuka Bottomley -- Learning from all of life's experiences : Setsuko Nishikiori Copeland -- Only daughter who crossed the Pacific Ocean : Tamiko Platnick -- Woman of positive thinking : Sadako Marie Sine -- A late mover : Mitsu K. Connery -- An unexpected life that led into a long and fruitful path : Kimiko K. Dardis -- Conclusion : Japanese women and the Allied Forces / Katie Kaori Hayashi
Control code
ocn615624848
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 268 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780313362026
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
7902F817-A804-4E7C-B313-3EB39AFA514F
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o615624848
  • (OCoLC)615624848
Label
Japanese war brides in America : an oral history, Miki Ward Crawford, Katie Kaori Hayashi, and Shizuko Suenaga
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue / Katie Kaori Hayashi -- Introduction : History that affected the lives of Japanese women / Miki Ward Crawford -- pt. 1. Author biography : Miki Ward Crawford -- My mother's story : it took an act of Congress : Fumiko Ward -- Doris the volunteer : Hisa Feragen -- How lucky we are : Miwako Cleve -- From hardships to RN : Katsu Hall -- From Nagasaki to North Carolina : Nobuko Howard -- A Hiroshima survivor's love story : Ayako Stevens -- pt. 2. Author biography : Katie Kaori Hayashi -- No regrets in my life : Toyoko Pier -- Life's reward : Harumi Wilkins -- Samurai granddaughter : Setsuko Amburn -- My love story : Yuki Martley -- Gift from heaven : Nora Cubillos -- Fight prejudice : Kazuko Umezu Stout -- pt. 3. Author biography : Shizuko Suenaga -- Loving deeply and deeply loved : Kinko Iimura Kirkwood -- An energetic and forward-thinking life : Mary Shizuka Bottomley -- Learning from all of life's experiences : Setsuko Nishikiori Copeland -- Only daughter who crossed the Pacific Ocean : Tamiko Platnick -- Woman of positive thinking : Sadako Marie Sine -- A late mover : Mitsu K. Connery -- An unexpected life that led into a long and fruitful path : Kimiko K. Dardis -- Conclusion : Japanese women and the Allied Forces / Katie Kaori Hayashi
Control code
ocn615624848
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 268 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780313362026
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
7902F817-A804-4E7C-B313-3EB39AFA514F
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o615624848
  • (OCoLC)615624848

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