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Obasan by  Joy Kogawa - Paperback - Paperback - from Paddyme Books and

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by Kogawa, Joy

Condition: Good

Paperback. Good. First Anchor Books Edition:Softcover in good conditon '''some edge wear..slight soiling on endpapers

Obasan is a novel by the Japanese-Canadian author Joy Kogawa. First published by Lester and Orpen Dennys in 1981, it chronicles Canada's internment and persecution of its citizens of Japanese descent during World War II from the perspective of a young child. This book is often required reading for university English courses on Canadian Literature as well as in Ethnic Studies and Asian American Literature courses in the United States. In 2005, it was the One Book, One Vancouver selection.

  • Bookseller: Paddyme Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 060-31OC16-MISL
  • Title: Obasan
  • Author: Kogawa, Joy
  • Book condition: Used - Good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Paperback
  • ISBN 10: 0385468865
  • ISBN 13: 9780385468862
  • Publisher: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
  • Place: New York, New York, U.s.a.
  • Date published: Paperback


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