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The Resource When the emperor was divine : a novel, Julie Otsuka

When the emperor was divine : a novel, Julie Otsuka

Label
When the emperor was divine : a novel
Title
When the emperor was divine
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Julie Otsuka
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Otsuka's commanding debut novel paints a portrait of the Japanese internment camps unlike any previously written--a haunting evocation of a family in wartime and an unmistakably resonant lesson for our times
Summary
A story told from five different points of view, chronicles the experiences of Japanese Americans caught up in the nightmare of the World War II internment camps
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Alex Award, 2003.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2002.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice: Adult Books for Young Adults, 2002.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2002
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
071097
Cataloging source
NCM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Otsuka, Julie
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
810
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Japanese Americans
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Japanese American families
  • Concentration camp inmates
  • Concentration camps
  • California
Target audience
adult
Label
When the emperor was divine : a novel, Julie Otsuka
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
First Anchor Books edition.
Extent
144 pages
Isbn
9780385721813
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 53275816
  • (OCoLC)53275816
Label
When the emperor was divine : a novel, Julie Otsuka
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
First Anchor Books edition.
Extent
144 pages
Isbn
9780385721813
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 53275816
  • (OCoLC)53275816

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