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Author Yamamoto, Hisaye.
Title Seventeen syllables and other stories / Hisaye Yamamoto ; introduction by King-Kok Cheung.
Publication Info. New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, 2001.
Open Library Cover
Location Call No. Status
 Stack 6  F Y    IN LIBRARY
Edition Revised and expanded edition.
Description xxiii, 178 pages ; 22 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 173-178).
Local Note Forth paperback printing, 2006
Contents Introduction -- The high-heeled shoes, a memoir -- Seventeen syllables -- The legend of Miss Sasagawara -- Wilshire bus -- The brown house -- Yoneko's earthquake -- Morning rain -- Epithalmium -- Las Vegas Charley -- Life among the oil fields, a memoir -- The Eskimo connection -- My father can beat Muhammad Ali -- Underground lady -- A day in Little Tokyo -- Reading and writing -- Preface to the revised and expanded edition -- Death rides the rails to Poston -- Eucalyptus -- A fire in Fontana -- Florentine Gardens.
Subject Japanese Americans -- Forced removal and internment, 1942-1945 -- Fiction.
United States -- Social life and customs -- 20th century -- Fiction.
Internment camp inmates -- Fiction.
Internment camps -- Fiction.
Japanese Americans -- Fiction.
Added Author Cheung, King-Kok, 1954- author of introduction.
Spine Title Seventeen syllables
ISBN 0813529530 (alk. paper)
9780813529530 (alk. paper)