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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

Label
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
Summary
Traces the stories of six prisoners on both sides of World War II, discusses war's lasting emotional toll and these prisoner's ability to turn human suffering into strength
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10109594
Cataloging source
DLC
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Smith, Craig B
Dewey number
940.54/72091823
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
D805.A2
LC item number
S64 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Prisoners of war
  • Prisoners of war
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Prisoners of war
  • Japan
  • Pacific Area
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
POWs, internees, and stragglers of World War II in the Pacific
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
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
ocn747527844
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxv, 260 pages
Isbn
9781588343550
Lccn
2011047583
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a461459
  • (OCoLC)747527844
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
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
ocn747527844
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxv, 260 pages
Isbn
9781588343550
Lccn
2011047583
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a461459
  • (OCoLC)747527844

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