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Author Kagetsu, Tadashi Jack, 1931-2006, author

Title The tree trunk can be my pillow : the biography of an outstanding Japanese Canadian / Tadashi Jack Kagetsu
Published Victoria, BC : University of Victoria, 2017
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Contents The hard life of a first born -- Getting started in a new land -- Early logging ventures -- A large-scale logging operation -- Life in a logging camp -- An unwanted partnership -- Personal life -- Maintaining Japanese traditions -- Education is a top priority -- A man of faith in action -- The Canadian Japanese Association -- Other activities in the community -- Participation in memorable events -- The Vimy pilgrimage and Berlin Olympics -- A great honour is savoured -- Pearl Harbor and its aftermath -- Our lives are changed forever -- Meager compensation for liquidated assets -- Starting a new life in the East -- The elder statesman is still active -- Life's sunset
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Kagetsu, Eikichi
Businesspeople -- British Columbia -- Biography
Battle of mukden.
British columbia.
Businesspeople.
Congee.
Logging.
Oda nobunaga.
Shogun.
Steam donkey.
Tokugawa ieyasu.
Toyotomi hideyoshi.
Vancouver.
British Columbia -- Biography
British Columbia.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Biographies.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1550586122
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9781550586121
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