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The Resource Holy prayers in a horse's ear : a Japanese American memoir, Kathleen Tamagawa ; edited and with introduction by Greg Robinson and Elena Tajima Creef ; with Shirley Geok-lin Lim and Floyd Cheung

Holy prayers in a horse's ear : a Japanese American memoir, Kathleen Tamagawa ; edited and with introduction by Greg Robinson and Elena Tajima Creef ; with Shirley Geok-lin Lim and Floyd Cheung

Label
Holy prayers in a horse's ear : a Japanese American memoir
Title
Holy prayers in a horse's ear
Title remainder
a Japanese American memoir
Statement of responsibility
Kathleen Tamagawa ; edited and with introduction by Greg Robinson and Elena Tajima Creef ; with Shirley Geok-lin Lim and Floyd Cheung
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Originally published in 1932, Kathleen Tamagawa?s pioneering Asian American memoir is a sensitive and thoughtful look at the personal and social complexities of growing up racially mixed during the early twentieth century. Born in 1893 to an Irish American mother and a Japanese father and raised in Chicago and Japan, Tamagawa reflects on the difficulty she experienced fitting into either parent?s native culture. She describes how, in America, her every personal quirk and quality was seen as quintessentially Japanese and how she was met unpredictably with admiration or fear?perceived as a?Japa
Member of
Action
digitized
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1893-1979
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tamagawa, Kathleen
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1966-
  • 1893-1979
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Robinson, Greg
  • Creef, Elena Tajima
  • Tamagawa, Kathleen
Series statement
Multi-ethnic literatures of the Americas
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tamagawa, Kathleen
  • Tamagawa, Kathleen
  • Tamagawa, Kathleen
  • Japanese Americans
  • Immigrants
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Immigrants
  • Japanese Americans
  • United States
  • Américains d'origine japonaise
Label
Holy prayers in a horse's ear : a Japanese American memoir, Kathleen Tamagawa ; edited and with introduction by Greg Robinson and Elena Tajima Creef ; with Shirley Geok-lin Lim and Floyd Cheung
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages xxxii-xxxiv)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Holy prayers in a horse's ear -- A fit in Japan
Control code
ocn276172377
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxiv, 182 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813544779
Lccn
2007029665
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt4jvh1x
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)276172377
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Holy prayers in a horse's ear : a Japanese American memoir, Kathleen Tamagawa ; edited and with introduction by Greg Robinson and Elena Tajima Creef ; with Shirley Geok-lin Lim and Floyd Cheung
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages xxxii-xxxiv)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Holy prayers in a horse's ear -- A fit in Japan
Control code
ocn276172377
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxxiv, 182 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813544779
Lccn
2007029665
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt4jvh1x
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)276172377
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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