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Displaced - Manzanar, 1942-1945

The Incarceration of Japanese Americans

Displaced - Manzanar, 1942-1945( )
Editor: Backes, Evan
Foreword by: Iyer, Pico
Introduction by: Matsumoto, Nancy
ISBN:978-1-942884-29-3
Publication Date:Oct 2018
Publisher:T. Adler
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $45.00
Book Description:

"This sorry episode has been illuminated in books and documentaries. But I've never felt its emotional texture--the unexpected mix of dereliction and upstanding hopefulness--so vividly as in this set of photographs taken by Ansel Adams and Dorothea Lange and five others, among them an artist incarcerated at Manzanar." -Pico Iyer

In the weeks following the bombing of Pearl Harbor on December 7, 1941, American suspicion and distrust of its Japanese American population became...
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Book Details
Pages:176
Detailed Subjects: History / Military / World War Ii
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):9.25 x 8.75 Inches
Book Weight:0.002 Pounds
Author Biography
(Editor)
Pico Iyer was born in Oxford, England to Indian parents, who immigrated to California in 1957. He received a B.A. and M.A. from Oxford University and a second masters degree from Harvard University. From 1982 to 1985, he was a writer for Time magazine. Following a leave of absence to visit Asia, Iyer wrote Video Nights in Katmandu: And Other Reports from the Not-So-Far East. In 1986 he returned to Time as a contributor. He also contributes regularly to Conde Nast Traveler magazine.

Pico Iyer has written several other travel books including The Lady and the Monk: Four Seasons in Kyoto; Falling Off the Map: Some Lonely Places in the World; and Tropical Classical: Essays from Several Directions.

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