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Before the War: Poems by Lawson Fusao Inada (William Morrow, 1971)

"Come All Ye Asian American Writers of the Real and the Fake" by Frank Chin, in The Big Aiiieeeee, edited by Jeffrey Paul Chan, Frank Chin, Lawson Fusao Inada and Shawn Wong (Meridian, 1991)

Concentration Camps North America: Japanese in the United States and Canada During World War II by Roger Daniels (Krieger, 1993)

Drawing the Line: Poems by Lawson Fusao Inada (Coffee House Press, 1997)

Encyclopedia of Japanese American History: An A-to-Z Reference from 1868 to the Present edited by Brian Niiya, revised ed. (Facts on File, 2000)

Free to Die for their Country: The Story of the Japanese American Draft Resisters in World War II by Eric Muller (forthcoming from University of Chicago Press in August 2001)

Heart Mountain: The History of an American Concentration Camp by Douglas W. Nelson (State Historical Society of Wisconsin, 1976)

JACL: In Quest of Justice by Bill Hosokawa (William Morrow, 1982)

Keeper of Concentration Camps: Dillon S. Myer and American Racism by Richard Drinnon, (University of California, 1989)

Legends from Camp: Poems by Lawson Fusao Inada (Coffee House Press, 1992)

NISEI: The Quiet Americans by Bill Hosokawa (William Morrow, 1969)

No-No Boy by John Okada (Charles Tuttle, 1957; University of Washington Press, 1980)

Only What We Could Carry: The Japanese American Internment Experience edited by Lawson Fusao Inada (Heyday Books and the California Historical Society, 2000)

Personal Justice Denied: Report of the Commission on Wartime Relocation and Internment of Civilians (The Civil Liberties Public Education Fund and the University of Washington, 1997)

Prisoners Without Trial: Japanese Americans in World War II by Roger Daniels (Hill and Wang, 1993)

Repairing America: An Account of the Movement for Japanese-American Redress by William Minoru Hohri (Washington State University, 1988)

They Call Me Moses Masaoka by Mike Masaoka with Bill Hosokawa (William Morrow, 1987)

Years of Infamy: The Untold Story of America's Concentration Camps by Michi Weglyn (University of Washington, 1996)


The "letters to the editor" columns of the Japanese American vernacular press provide a daily forum for the question of who writes history and how it should be portrayed.

Hokubei Mainichi
1746 Post Street
San Francisco, CA 94115
(415) 567-7323

Nichi Bei Times
2211 Bush Street
San Francisco, Calif 94115
(415) 921-6822

Pacific Citizen
Official newspaper of the Japanese American Citizens League
7 Cupania Circle
Monterey Park, CA 91755
(800) 966-6157

Rafu Shimpo
259 South Los Angeles St.
Los Angeles, CA 90012
(213) 629-2231


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