For a more detailed summary, see:
Densho contributors, “About the Incarceration,” Densho Encyclopedia, http://encyclopedia.densho.org/history/ (Accessed Dec 9 2014).
Book length summaries include:
Roger Daniels, Prisoners without Trial: Japanese Americans in World War II (Hill and Wang, 2003 [revised edition]).
-----. Concentration Camps, North America: Japanese in the United States and Canada During World War II (Krieger, 1993).
Tetsuden Kashima, Judgment without Trial: Japanese American Imprisonment During World War II (University of Washington Press, 2004).
Harry L. Kitano, et al, editors, Japanese Americans: From Relocation to Redress (University of Washington Press, 1991).
Michi Weglyn, Years of Infamy: The Untold Story of America’s Concentration Camps (University of Washington Press, 2000).