Behind Barbed Wire: The Imprisonment of Japanese Americans During World War II
published in 1982


Appropriate age:
Older Kid (age 8-11)
Genres: History, Nonfiction
Cultures: Japan, Asia Oceania, Americas
Subjects: History, War, Cats


Discusses the forced internment of Japanese Americans in camps following the attack on Pearl Harbor, their way of life there, and their eventual assimilation into society following the war.