Behind the Sawali

Behind the Sawali Author : Teedie Cowie Woodcock
Release : 2000
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ISBN : 9780966286038
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One hundred and thirty cartoons drawn by a teenage girl during 37 months in a Japanese prison camp, Manila, Philippines.Teedie Cowie Woodcock crowded her cheerful little pencil sketches of day-to-day prison life on scraps of cheap paper and assembled these pages into a small booklet as a present to her mother on Christmas Day, 1944. They were the only material gift she had to give.Unearthed after 55 years. Computer restored to remove mildew stains and crease marks.A fascinating view inside a civilian prison camp during WWII. A tribute to the courage and fortitude of these thousands of American civilians trapped half a world away from home.

Surviving the Rising Sun

Surviving the Rising Sun Author : Liz Irvine
Release : 2010-10-03
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ISBN : 0557680182
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Surviving the Rising Sun is the story of an American family in the Philippines during the Japanese occupation in World War II. The author was a teenage girl when she was interned in Santo Tomas Prison Camp for over three years, along with her parents, grandmother, and uncle. After Liberation, her grandmother was awarded the Medal of Freedom for her work in aiding the military prisoners in other camps in the Manila area. This book includes diary entries, letters, notes, newspaper articles and over one hundred pictures.

World War II in Literature for Youth

World War II in Literature for Youth Author : Patricia Hachten Wee
Release : 2004
Publisher : Scarecrow Press
ISBN : 9780810853010
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This comprehensive volume provides a wealth of information with annotated listings of more than 3,500 titles—a broad sampling of books on the war years 1939-1945. Includes both fiction and nonfiction works about all aspects of the war. Professional resources for educators aligned to the educational standards for social studies; technical references; periodicals and electronic resources; a directory of WWII museums, memorials, and other institutions; and topics for exploration complement this excellent library and classroom resource.

The Honey, the Locusts

The Honey, the Locusts Author : Lina Espina Moore
Release : 1992
Publisher : Cellar Book Shop
File Size : 67.50 MB
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Roman om modstanden mod den japanske okkupation og de dårlige sociale forhold - især i Manila og Cebu

Life Strokes

Life Strokes Author : Mig Alvarez Enriquez
Release : 1996
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Unitas Author :
Release : 1968
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Broken Jewel

Broken Jewel Author : David L Robbins
Release : 2009-11-10
Publisher : Simon and Schuster
ISBN : 1416590587
File Size : 66.6 MB
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Set against the backdrop of the Los Banos prison raid--one of the most daringepisodes of World War II--"Broken Jewel" tells a powerful story of war, love, and survival .

The OtherSide

The OtherSide Author :
Release : 1985
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Effective Voice and Diction

Effective Voice and Diction Author :
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Publisher : Rex Bookstore, Inc.
ISBN : 9789712304750
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Cultural Heritage of [Orissa]: pts. 1-2. Katak

Cultural Heritage of [Orissa]: pts. 1-2. Katak Author :
Release : 2002
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Contributed articles on the cultural history of the districts of Orissa.

Outside the Walls

Outside the Walls Author : Gladys Slaughter Savary
Release : 1954
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Under Philippine laws, American Gladys Savary married a French husband, therefore her nationality was French during the Japanese invasion of the Philippines. She managed to smuggle help to her American friends in their internment camps and witnessed the horrors of the prisoners of war.

December 8, 1941

December 8, 1941 Author : William H. Bartsch
Release : 2003
Publisher : TAMU Press
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The devastating defeat of American military forces in the Phillipines is chronicled in this fascinating, lively account of an often overlooked chapter in American history.

The Night I Cry and Other Stories

The Night I Cry and Other Stories Author : Antonio Reyes Enriquez
Release : 1989
Publisher : Cellar Book Shop
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7 noveller fra Filippinerne - bl.a nogle Mindanao-fortællinger om konflikter i filippinsk kultur under forandring

The Bell

The Bell Author : Geeta Dharmarajan
Release : 2006
Publisher : Katha
ISBN : 9788189020637
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Contemporary short stories, translated into English from various Indian languages.

Beyond Courage

Beyond Courage Author : Dorothy Cave
Release : 1996
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Bataan, the last bastion stemming the Japanese tidal wave across the Pacific, was about to fall. Only one unit, ROld Two Hon'erd," a small band of New Mexico National Guardsmen, remained intact. In her award-winning history, Dorothy Cave follows the members of this small unit who played a key role in this pivotal moment in history.

Beyond Paradise

Beyond Paradise Author : Jane Hertenstein
Release : 1999
Publisher : Morrow Junior
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Within months of arriving in the exotic Philippines from Upper Sandusky, Ohio, to live with her missionary parents on the island of Panay, fourteen-year-old Louise finds herself a prisoner of war in an internment camp when the Japanese invade her new country in 1941.