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~ Owens Valley, California ~

“Peace Crane ~ Sitting on a barbed wire fence”

“Solemn tribute”

Manzanar was a World War Two internment camp for people of Japanese descent – the majority of whom were United States citizens. 82 more words


Go For The Food: Feed Your Soul At Denver's Domo

DENVER (AP) – Domo isn’t just a Japanese restaurant. It’s a place where you can immerse yourself in Japanese culture – by visiting a museum that evokes a northern Japanese farmhouse, strolling in a garden studded with Buddha statues, or even taking a martial arts class in the lovingly converted former warehouse where the restaurant compound is located. 441 more words


Beachhead Saves the Day in Japan for Hama Sushi in Venice

By Phyllis Hayashibara

Kinya Aota, head sushi chef at Hama Sushi in Venice, had planned to return to his home on the northern island of Hokkaido in February, 2014 to spend some time with his elderly parents and his brothers and their families. 1,240 more words


Farewell to Manzanar

Farewell to Manzanar


Houston, J.W., & Houston, J.D. (2012). Farewell to Manzanar: A True Story of Japanese American Experience During and After World War II Internment (1st edition). 166 more words