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The Resource Counting the Days : POWs, Internees, and Stragglers of World War II in the Pacific, Craig B. Smith

Counting the Days : POWs, Internees, and Stragglers of World War II in the Pacific, Craig B. Smith

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Counting the Days : POWs, Internees, and Stragglers of World War II in the Pacific
Title
Counting the Days
Title remainder
POWs, Internees, and Stragglers of World War II in the Pacific
Statement of responsibility
Craig B. Smith
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the stories of six prisoners on both sides of World War II, including a pair of European expatriates who were released into the dangerous Philippine jungles, a U.S. citizen who was confined in a detention camp and a Japanese soldier who hid in the Guam jungles until 15 years after the war
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smith, Craig B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Prisoners of war
  • Prisoners of war
  • World War, 1939-1945
Label
Counting the Days : POWs, Internees, and Stragglers of World War II in the Pacific, Craig B. Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-242) and index
Contents
December 1941 -- Origins -- Davao Gold Mine -- Insular patrol -- Yokohama Bank -- Argentina Maru -- The dentist's house -- Zentsuji -- Relocation -- American sojourn -- Across the Gulf of Davao -- Osaka -- Houses in the jungle -- A riot and a marriage -- Happy life blues cabaret -- Hirohata -- The battle for Guam -- MacArthur returns -- Free at last -- Prisoner of war number 1 -- Home from Manzanar -- Stragglers: prisoners of conscience -- Picking up the pieces -- Epilogue: prisoners today
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxv, 260 p.
Isbn
9781588343550
Lccn
2011047583
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)747527844
  • (OCoLC)ocn747527844
  • 571144
Label
Counting the Days : POWs, Internees, and Stragglers of World War II in the Pacific, Craig B. Smith
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-242) and index
Contents
December 1941 -- Origins -- Davao Gold Mine -- Insular patrol -- Yokohama Bank -- Argentina Maru -- The dentist's house -- Zentsuji -- Relocation -- American sojourn -- Across the Gulf of Davao -- Osaka -- Houses in the jungle -- A riot and a marriage -- Happy life blues cabaret -- Hirohata -- The battle for Guam -- MacArthur returns -- Free at last -- Prisoner of war number 1 -- Home from Manzanar -- Stragglers: prisoners of conscience -- Picking up the pieces -- Epilogue: prisoners today
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxv, 260 p.
Isbn
9781588343550
Lccn
2011047583
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)747527844
  • (OCoLC)ocn747527844
  • 571144

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