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Farewell to manzanar, by jeanne houston, is a coming of age story set in the internment camps of world war ii used to separate the ethnic japanese-americans from any possible espionage activities. Share this rating title: farewell to manzanar (tv movie 1976.
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Starring: clyde kusatsu, greta chi, gretchen corbett and others farewell to manzanar: fact based drama about one of the internment camps used by the american military during world war ii to detain some 100,000 japanese americans (most of them us born) following japans attack on pearl harbor. Farewell to manzanar is jeanne wakatsuki's memories of her experiences at manzanar an interment camp for japanese and japanese-americans in owens valley.
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