Gardeners' Pioneer Story: As Preserved in Senryu Poems Written by Nikkei Gardeners
Historical commentary by Sankyaku Seki; Southern California Gardeners' Federation, 2007
FROM INTRODUCTION --
"... Sankyaku Seki introduces one complete century of gardeners' history from the beginning of the 20th century to the present year of 2007. Along with this history, Mr. Seki introduces senryu poem that reveal the innermost feelings of the gardeners who paved this road.
This emotional aspect of the Nikkei gardeners has never been written before, and as such this book has much value both for us and future generations. .... Shinkichi Koyama, President Southern California Gardeners' Federation"
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