They Called Us Enemy

Item # 154504.

By George Takei, Justin Eisinger, Steven Scott, and Harmony Becker.

Actor, author, and activist 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 this graphic novel George Takei revisits his haunting childhood in American concentration camps, as one of 120,000 Japanese Americans imprisoned by the U.S. government during World War II. Paper: 208 pp.

 




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