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Lost Generations

A Boy, a School, a Princess (A Latitude 20 Book)
  • 367 Pages
  • 3.45 MB
  • English
University of Hawaii Press
Kamehameha Schools/Bernice Pauahi Bishop Estate, Finance, Biography/Autobiography, Biography & Autobiography, Education / Teaching, United States - State & Local - General, Kamehameha Schools, Administration - General, Educators, Alumni and al
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8161941M
ISBN 100824829492
ISBN 139780824829490

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I learned who I was atJ. Arthur Rath, a part-Hawaiian boy from a broken home, entered the Kamehameha School for Boys as an eighth-grade boarder. Thus began Rath's love affair with an institution that he credits with turning his life around, with giving him and other disadvantaged children of native ancestry--Hawai i's lost generations--the confidence and support.

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Letters from a Lost Generation by Mark Bostridge, Alan Bishop,Little, Brown Book Group Limited edition, in English. Lost Generations moves beyond traditional autobiography and, remarkably for its length, achieves the intimacy of casual conversation.

-- Christine Thomas, Honolulu Advertiser. About the Author. Arthur Rath was a Kamehameha Schools graduate, author of several books, a retired public relations executive, and a former university adjunct /5(5).

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The Lost Generation was coined by Gertrude Stein to describe the group of expatriate authors and artists living in Paris after Europe had been torn apart by World War I. The story goes that a young Parisian mechanic failed to repair Stein’s car and she voiced her displeasure. Generation X is the generation of Americans following the baby boomers, generally born between the s and the s.

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This book is based on actual WW2 letters from German soldiers which paint a /5(17). The Lost Generation is the social generational cohort that came of age during World War I. "Lost" in this context refers to the "disoriented, wandering, directionless" spirit of many of the war's survivors in the early post-war period.

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