The Resource Holy prayers in a horse's ear : a Japanese American memoir, Kathleen Tamagawa ; edited and with introduction by Greg Robinson and Elena Tajima Creef ; with Shirley Geok-lin Lim and Floyd Cheung, (electronic book)

Holy prayers in a horse's ear : a Japanese American memoir, Kathleen Tamagawa ; edited and with introduction by Greg Robinson and Elena Tajima Creef ; with Shirley Geok-lin Lim and Floyd Cheung, (electronic book)

Label
Holy prayers in a horse's ear : a Japanese American memoir
Title
Holy prayers in a horse's ear
Title remainder
a Japanese American memoir
Statement of responsibility
Kathleen Tamagawa ; edited and with introduction by Greg Robinson and Elena Tajima Creef ; with Shirley Geok-lin Lim and Floyd Cheung
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Originally published in 1932, Kathleen Tamagawa?s pioneering Asian American memoir is a sensitive and thoughtful look at the personal and social complexities of growing up racially mixed during the early twentieth century. Born in 1893 to an Irish American mother and a Japanese father and raised in Chicago and Japan, Tamagawa reflects on the difficulty she experienced fitting into either parent?s native culture. She describes how, in America, her every personal quirk and quality was seen as quintessentially Japanese and how she was met unpredictably with admiration or fear?perceived as a?Japa
Member of
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1893-1979
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tamagawa, Kathleen
Dewey number
  • 973/.04956092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
CT275.T25
LC item number
A3 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1966-
  • 1893-1979
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Robinson, Greg
  • Creef, Elena Tajima
  • Tamagawa, Kathleen
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Japanese Americans
  • Immigrants
  • Tamagawa, Kathleen
Label
Holy prayers in a horse's ear : a Japanese American memoir, Kathleen Tamagawa ; edited and with introduction by Greg Robinson and Elena Tajima Creef ; with Shirley Geok-lin Lim and Floyd Cheung, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. xxxii-xxxiv)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Holy prayers in a horse's ear -- A fit in Japan
Control code
ebr10240596
Dimensions
24 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xxxiv, 182 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Holy prayers in a horse's ear : a Japanese American memoir, Kathleen Tamagawa ; edited and with introduction by Greg Robinson and Elena Tajima Creef ; with Shirley Geok-lin Lim and Floyd Cheung, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. xxxii-xxxiv)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Holy prayers in a horse's ear -- A fit in Japan
Control code
ebr10240596
Dimensions
24 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xxxiv, 182 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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