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The Train to Crystal City: FDR's Secret Prisoner Exchange Program and America's Only Family Internment Camp During World War II



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Author
Russell, Jan Jarboe
Descriptors
Nonfiction
World War II
Location/Setting:
Texas
Time Period:
1940s
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Summary
Russell tells the disturbing story of the only WWII internment camp for “enemy alien” families, located in Crystal City, TX, which held over 6000 people. The Roosevelt administration used these men, women and children to trade for Americans held oversees.
Critique
This is a moving account of one of America's dark untold stories. Well-worth your time.
ISBN
9781451693669
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# of Pages
393
Published
2015
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Reviewer's Initials: SJH


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