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Touching the Stones :Tracing One Hundred Years of Japanese American History

Mark Sherman

Touching the Stones :Tracing One Hundred Years of Japanese American History

by Mark Sherman

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Published by Oregon Historical Society Press .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8526568M
ISBN 100964480611
ISBN 109780964480612
OCLC/WorldCa33186112

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Touching the Stones :Tracing One Hundred Years of Japanese American History by Mark Sherman Download PDF EPUB FB2

Get this from a library. Touching the stones: tracing one hundred years of Japanese American history. [Mark Sherman; George Katagiri; Lawson Fusao Inada; Joseph Erceg; Stephen Cridland;]. Touching the Stones:Tracing One Hundred Years of Japanese American History [Sherman, Mark] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Touching the Stones:Tracing One Hundred Years of Japanese American HistoryAuthor: Mark Sherman, George Katagiri, Lawson Fusao Inada. Winner, American Book Award.

Finalist, Los Angeles Times Book Award for Poetry. In This Great Land of Freedom: The Japanese Pioneers of Oregon, Los Angeles: Japanese American National Museum, (Contributor).

Touching the Stones: Tracing One Hundred Years of Japanese American History, Portland: Oregon Nikkei Endowment, (Contributor).

His award-winning work also can be found in Japan, the Pacific Basin and the Caribbean, and his projects have been featured in architectural magazines, journals and books in America, Europe and Japan. Murase was contributed to Touching the Stones, a book tracing years of Japanese American history, which is based on his design of the.

Sherman, Mark and Katagiri, George, eds. Touching the Stones: Tracing One Hundred Years of Japanese American History. Portland, Ore.: Oregon Nikkei Endowment, Tamura, Linda. Hood River Issei: An Oral History of Japanese Settlers in Oregon's Hood River Valley.

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