Gasa-gasa girl

by Naomi Hirahara

Publisher: Delta Trade Paperbacks in New York

Written in English
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Places:

  • New York (N.Y.)

Subjects:

  • Japanese Americans -- Fiction.,
  • Millionaires -- Crimes against -- Fiction.,
  • Parent and adult child -- Fiction.,
  • Fathers and daughters -- Fiction.,
  • Gardeners -- Fiction.,
  • Gardens -- Fiction.,
  • New York (N.Y.) -- Fiction.

Edition Notes

StatementNaomi Hirahara.
GenreFiction.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3608.I76 G37 2005
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 287 p. ;
Number of Pages287
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3309000M
ISBN 100385337604
LC Control Number2004056923
OCLC/WorldCa56755879

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Gasa-Gasa Girl. Caractéristiques détaillées. Détails Techniques - Illustrations: Non - Publisher's note:From the time she was a child, Mas Arai’s daughter, Mari, was completely gasa-gasa–never sitting still, always on the go, getting into everything. And Mas, busy tending lawns, gambling, and struggling to put his Hiroshima past.   Lily Yuriko Nakai Havey's Gasa Gasa Girl Goes to Camp: A NiseiYouth behind a World War II Fence is a handsome and worthwhile addition to the corpus of Japanese American concentration camp memoirs, if not an essential one. In what the University of Utah Press calls a "creative memoir," Havey's book combines watercolor paintings and family photographs with her first person recollections .

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