BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//PYVOBJECT//NONSGML Version 1//EN BEGIN:VEVENT UID:events.uid.1388@www.discovernikkei.org DTSTART:20080629T000000Z DTEND:20080629T000000Z DESCRIPTION:<strong>Book Signing and Summer Sale</strong>\nSunday\, June 29 \, 2008\nNoon - 3:00pm: Book Sale\n1:30pm: Author's talk and reception\n\n On Sunday\, June 29th\, George Sidline will give a presentation about his new book <em>Somehow We’ll Survive: Life in Japan through the Eyes of a Young Caucasian Boy</em>. In this memoir\, Mr. Sidline\, who was seven yea rs old in 1941\, describes what life was like for his family living in Kob e\, including their friendships with American POWs at Marks House\, adjace nt to the Sidline home. The author was persuaded to write this book by man y people who were unaware that foreigners lived in Japan during the war. T his book is a must-read for anyone interested in this little known aspect of the periphery of war in the Pacific.\n\nIn addition\, the ONLC gift sho p will host a <strong>summer book sale</strong> from noon to 3:00 p.m. on the 29th. New books will be available\, as well as discounted prices on ma ny items in the store. Friends of the Legacy Center will receive their mem ber discount in addition to sale prices.\n\nSomehow We'll Survive will be available for sale on the day of the event. For more information\, contact the <a href="http://www.oregonnikkei.org/">Oregon Nikkei Legacy Center</a >.\n\nOregon Nikkei Legacy Center\n121 NW 2nd Ave.\nPortland\, OR 97209\n 503-224-1458\n<a href="http://www.oregonnikkei.org">www.oregonnikkei.org</ a> SUMMARY:Book Signing and Summer Sale URL:/en/events/2008/06/29/book-signing-and-summer-sale/ END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR