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Nikkei farmer on the Nebraska plains : a memoir

Author: Hisanori Kano; Tai D Kreidler; Rose Yamamoto
Publisher: Lubbock, Tex. : Texas Tech University Press, ©2010.
Series: Plains histories.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
"The memoir of Japanese-born Hisanori Kano, who immigrated to the United States in 1916 to learn and apply American agricultural practices on the Nebraska Plains. Ordained as an Episcopal minister and interned during WWII, Kano's memoir reveals how he adapted to a changing American culture and landscape"--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Hisanori Kano; Tai D Kreidler; Rose Yamamoto
ISBN: 9780896726284 0896726282
OCLC Number: 468971519
Description: xxv, 203 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: The early years, in Japan --
My journey to America --
The operation of my farm --
Why I became a priest in the Episcopal church --
The war in the Pacific --
I become a free man and return to Nebraska --
Retirement in Colorado.
Series Title: Plains histories.
Responsibility: Hisanori Kano ; introduced and edited by Tai Kreidler ; from a translation by Rose Yamamoto.

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