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As good as dead : the daring escape of American POWs from a Japanese Death Camp / Stephen L. Moore.

Author:
Moore, Stephen L. [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • New York : Caliber, 2016.
  • ©2016
Εdition:
First Edition.
Description:
vi, 358 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Summary note:
Personal narratives of the eleven survivors of the Palawan massacre.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 313-347) and index.
Contents:
Part one : Bataan -- The death march -- Prisoners of the Rock -- Passage to Palawan -- Part two : Palawan -- Camp 10-A -- Palawan's "fighting one thousand" -- "We got the third and fourth degree" -- Escape and evasion -- Changing of the guard -- Code name "Red Hankie" -- Sub survivors and coastwatchers -- The Weasel and the Buzzard -- "Annihilate them all" -- The gauntlet -- Part three : Escape -- Hunted -- Fights and flight -- Swimmers and survivors -- Mac's odyssey -- Eleven against the elements -- Exodus from Brooke's Point -- The long road home -- Trials and tributes.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9780399583551 ((hardcover))
  • 0399583556 ((hardcover))
  • ((ebook))
LCCN:
2016029721
OCLC:
952276152
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