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The college nisei

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Published by Arno Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • National Japanese American Student Relocation Council.,
    • Japanese Americans -- Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945.,
    • College students -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRobert W. O"Brien.
      SeriesThe Asian experience in North America : Chinese and Japanese, Asian experience in the North America : Chinese and Japanese.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD769.8.A6 O27 1978
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 165 p. :
      Number of Pages165
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4742339M
      ISBN 100405112866
      LC Control Number78054829


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(Robert William), College nisei. New York: Arno Press, [©]. Additional Physical Format: Online version: O'Brien, Robert W. (Robert William), College nisei. Palo Alto, Calif., Pacific Books, (OCoLC) The University of Chicago Press. Books Division.

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