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    • FDR and the Internment of Japanese Americans
    • By: Greg Robinson
    • Narrated by: R.C. Bray
    • Length: 11 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 15
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 13
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 14

    On February 19, 1942, following the Japanese bombing of Pearl Harbor and Japanese Army successes in the Pacific, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt signed a fateful order. In the name of security, Executive Order 9066 allowed for the summary removal of Japanese aliens and American citizens of Japanese descent from their West Coast homes and their incarceration under guard in camps. Amid the numerous histories and memoirs devoted to this shameful event, FDR's contributions have been seen as negligible.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Only read/listen to if you have to

    • By Ken on 10-15-16

    Regular price: $24.95