They called us enemy
(Graphic Novel, Book)

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Published
Marietta, GA : Top Shelf Productions, [2019].
Format
Graphic Novel, Book
ISBN
9781603094504, 1603094504
Physical Desc
204 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm

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Aquinnah Public Library - Young AdultBookYA GRAPHIC TAKOn Shelf
Barnstable Sturgis Library - Young AdultBookYA BIO TAK TAKOn Shelf
Dennis Memorial Library - Young AdultBookGN YA B TAKEIOn Shelf
Brewster Ladies' Library - AdultGraphic NovelGRAPHIC 940.5317 TAKOn Shelf
Centerville Public Library - Young AdultGraphic NovelYA GRAPHIC TAKEIOn Shelf
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South Yarmouth Library - Young AdultGraphic NovelYA GRAPHIC 940.53 TAKOn Shelf
West Yarmouth Library - Young AdultGraphic NovelYA GRAPHIC 940.53 TAKOn Shelf

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Published
Marietta, GA : Top Shelf Productions, [2019].
Language
English
ISBN
9781603094504, 1603094504
Accelerated Reader
MG+
Level 4.6, 2 Points
Lexile code
GN
Lexile measure
680

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"A stunning graphic memoir recounting actor/author/activist George Takei's childhood imprisoned within American concentration camps during World War II. Experience the forces that shaped an American icon -- and America itself -- in this gripping tale of courage, country, loyalty, and love. George Takei has captured hearts and minds worldwide with his captivating stage presence and outspoken commitment to equal rights. But long before he braved new frontiers in Star Trek, he woke up as a four-year-old boy to find his own birth country at war with his father's -- and their entire family forced from their home into an uncertain future. In 1942, at the order of President Franklin D. Roosevelt, every person of Japanese descent on the west coast was rounded up and shipped to one of ten 'relocation centers', hundreds or thousands of miles from home, where they would be held for years under armed guard. They Called Us Enemy is Takei's firsthand account of those years behind barbed wire, the joys and terrors of growing up under legalized racism, his mother's hard choices, his father's faith in democracy, and the way those experiences planted the seeds for his astonishing future. What is American? Who gets to decide? When the world is against you, what can one person do?"--Provided by publisher.
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GN680L,Lexile
Study Program Information
Accelerated Reader,MG+,4.6,2,2,504407

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Takei, G., Eisinger, J., Scott, S. (. a., & Becker, H. (2019). They called us enemy . Top Shelf Productions.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

George Takei et al.. 2019. They Called Us Enemy. Top Shelf Productions.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

George Takei et al.. They Called Us Enemy Top Shelf Productions, 2019.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Takei, George, Justin Eisinger, Steven (Comics author) Scott, and Harmony Becker. They Called Us Enemy Top Shelf Productions, 2019.

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