THE USA VS. TOKYO ROSE

THE USA VS. TOKYO ROSE

    Price: $310.00

    Code: 1446
    Format: DVD

    Tells the little-known story of the Justice Department's postwar pursuit and conviction of Japanese-American Iva Toguri for what it deemed treasonous radio broadcasts during WWII. Utilizing court records, FBI documents, and rare archival footage, the video chronicles the anti-Japanese sentiment which prevailed in postwar America and the injustice it often wrought.

    Directed by Antonio A. Montanari, Jr.
    1995, 48 minutes
    Purchase: $310 Classroom Rental: $125


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    "...appropriate for serious students of and viewers particularly interested in World War II history, propaganda, or the law."-Booklist (American Library Association)

    "...useful in both history and sociology courses."--School Library Journal