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Terrain of memory

Kirsten Emiko McAllister

Terrain of memory

a Japanese Canadian memorial project

by Kirsten Emiko McAllister

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  • 13 Currently reading

Published by UBC Press in Vancouver .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Collective memory,
  • Japanese Canadians,
  • Mémoire collective,
  • Memorials,
  • Histoire,
  • Japanese,
  • Ethnic relations,
  • Canadiens d"origine japonaise,
  • Monuments commémoratifs,
  • Evacuation and relocation, 1942-1945,
  • Nikkei Internment Memorial Centre,
  • Évacuation et relogement, 1942-1945,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementKirsten Emiko McAllister
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF1089.5.N38 M35 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 293 p. :
    Number of Pages293
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24894831M
    ISBN 100774817712
    ISBN 109780774817714
    LC Control Number2010502534
    OCLC/WorldCa555687760

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