Quiet Passages : the Exchange of Civilians Between the United States and Japan During the Second World War

Kent, OH: Kent State University Press, 1987. First edition. Hardcover. Octavo (standard size). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards and dust jacket. 226 p. w/ endnotes, bibliographical essay, index. A detailed study of the activities of the Special Division of the US Dept. of State in exchanging civilians between the US and Japan, but also its entanglement with the transport and internment of US, Latin American, and South American Japanese civilians in the US, and with the FBI to prevent the passing of sensitive information to Japanese leadership via the repatriation process. A great window into a relatively unknown part of WWII. Very good / very good. Item #18675

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