• R$ 29,90

Descrição da editora

When Canada went to war with Japan following the bombing of Pearl Harbour, Canadians of Japanese descent were declared "Enemy Aliens." Without recourse of any kind, they were forced to leave their homes along with the British Columbia coast, their possessions were sold, and their rights as citizens denied. Caged Eagles follows fourteen-year-old Tadashi Fukushima and his family as they embark on a tortuous physical and emotional journey. Along with neighbours from their remote village on the northern BC coast, they travel by fishing boat to Vancouver, where they are placed in detention in Hastings Park, the Pacific National Exhibition ground, and forced to live in cattle stalls. For Tadashi detention becomes both an adventure and a dilemma as he struggles to understand the undercurrents of racism and injustice that have overtaken his life and those of his community.

GÊNERO
Juvenil
LANÇADO
2001
1 Janeiro
IDIOMA
EN
Inglês
TAMANHO
260
Páginas
EDITORA
Orca Book Publishers
VENDEDOR
eBOUND Canada
TAMANHO
951.4
KB

Mais livros de Eric Walters