Ann Gomer Sunahara’s comprehensive history of the internment of Japanese Canadians during the Second World War is now available as a free EPUB, Kindle, PDF download or HTML pages.
2020 Edition with new photo essay chapter:
2000 Edition with Redress Afterward:
PDF (1 MB)
PDF format requires Adobe Reader which is available as a free download.
- Foreward to the 1981 Edition
- 1: November 1941
- 2: The Decision to Uproot Japanese Canadians
- 3: Expulsion
- 4: Exile
- 5: Dispossession
- 6: Deportation
- 7: Fighting Deportation
- 8: Seeking Civil Rights and Compensation
- Conclusion: The Seeds of Repression
- Afterward: Redress
The website www.japanesecanadianhistory.net is a companion to resource books on the internment of Japanese Canadians and the attainment of redress in 1988. The site was developed as a teachers’ and students’ resource guide.