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Shanghai Remembered: Growing Up in a Japanese Concentration Camp

James G. Sanborn, Jr.

Pages: 62
ISBN: 978-145753-820-9
List Price: 9.95
Available: June 2015
Edition: Perfectbound

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Born in Shanghai to a Chinese mother and an American father, the quiet life James G. Sanborn, Jr. had known was shattered when his family was forced to move to the Chapei Civil Assembly Center for internment by the Japanese. Shanghai Remembered is a touching examination of one family’s long journey to a new life in America and a look back at a ten-year-old boy’s coming of age during the Second World War, a time when families were destroyed and lives were shattered.

JAMES G. SANBORN, JR. was born in Shanghai, China in 1932. He served in both the 11th Airborne Division and the 82nd Airborne Division. The author earned his B.A. degree at Maryville College and his M.A. degree at Ball State University. Now retired after teaching art in public school for thirty-nine years, he is a member of the Hamilton County Art Association as well as a member of the American Legion and the Masons. He lives in Indiana.