“Farewell to Manzanar” by Jeanne Wakatsuki Houston and James D. Houston was first published in 1973. It is a detailed memoir that presents the experiences of Jeanne Wakatsuki and her family during the World War II.
The book presents what they went through before, during, and after they were relocated to the Manzanar camp. They had to go through these experiences because of the U. S. Government’s internment of Japanese-Americans during the war.
The book was made into a movie for television in 1976. The television version of the story was highly appreciated.
Ready Reference Treatise: Farewell to Manzanar
Chapter One: Introduction
Chapter Two: Plot Overview
Chapter Three: Characters
Chapter Four: Complete Summary
Chapter Five: Critical Analysis
About the Author
Raja Sharma is a retired college lecturer. He has taught English Literature to University students for more than two decades. His students are scattered all over the world, and it is noticeable that he is in contact with more than ninety thousand of his students.