The Four Immigrants Manga: A Japanese Experience in San Francisco, 1904-1924

The Four Immigrants Manga: A Japanese Experience in San Francisco, 1904-1924

ISBN-10:
1880656337
ISBN-13:
9781880656334
Pub. Date:
10/01/1998
Publisher:
Stone Bridge Press
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Overview

The Four Immigrants Manga: A Japanese Experience in San Francisco, 1904-1924


A "documentary comic book" from 1931, depicting the true adventures of four young Japanese men in America.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781880656334
Publisher: Stone Bridge Press
Publication date: 10/01/1998
Pages: 152
Sales rank: 381,199
Product dimensions: 7.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.40(d)
Lexile: 540L (what's this?)
Age Range: 15 - 17 Years

Table of Contents

HENRY KIYAMA AND "THE FOUR IMMIGRANTS MANGA"
On the Trail of Henry Kiyama
Kiyama and Immigrant History
On Translating Kiyama's Book
THE FOUR IMMIGRANT MANGA: Episodes
Arrival in San Francisco
"Schoolboys," Episodes 1-8
Mistaken Identity
Working on a Farm, Episodes 1-3
News of a Parent's Death
Decadence, Episodes 1-3
The Shoe Salesman
The Great San Francisco Quake, Episodes, 1-4
Plain Cook
Working in a Store
A Crisis over Japanese School Children
Japanese Immigrants Arriving via Hawaii, Episodes 1-2
Enjoying an Illumination Show
A Visit by the President
When the Golden Gate Bank Failed
The Panama Pacific International Exposition, 1-4
The Rice of Colusa, 1-4
Picture Brides, 1-4
The Great War in Europe, 1-2
Influenza
Prohibition
The Turlock Incident
The Alien Land Act
Meant for Each Other
Mutual Downfall
Goodbye
NOTES AND COMMENTARY
BIBLIOGRAPHY

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