201 pages, 5 1/2 x 8 1/2
Release Date:01 Apr 2014

Yokohama, California

By Toshio Mori; Foreword by Xiaojing Zhou
University of Washington Press
Yokohama, California, originally published in 1949, is thefirst published collection of short stories by a Japanese American. Setin the fictional community of Yokohama, California, Toshio Mori'swork is alive with the people, gossip, humor, and legends of JapaneseAmerica in the late 1930s and early 1940s.
Toshio Mori was interned with his family at is TopazWar Relocation Center in Utah during the Second World War. He is theauthor of Yokohama, California (1949), The Chauvinist andOther Stories (1979), and The Woman from Hiroshima(1980).
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