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The great raid : rescuing the doomed ghosts of Bataan and Corregidor

Author: William B Breuer
Publisher: New York : Miramax ; London : Turnaround [distributor], 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"William B. Breuer recounts in searing, meticulous detail--based largely on interviews with survivors--the hellish battles of Bataan and Corregidor."--Back cover.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William B Breuer
ISBN: 1401360017 9781401360016
OCLC Number: 61878968
Notes: Originally published: 2002.
Description: 288 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Deep in hostile territory --
Roosevelt abandons the Philippines --
Legion of the living dead --
Sixty miles of atrocities --
"Situation fast becoming desperate" --
"You are enemies of Japan!" --
Miss u and her underground --
Secret radios and boxcar smugglers --
An audacious escape --
Manila's notorious club Tsubaki --
Alamo scouts and rangers --
Thumbs down on a POW rescue scheme --
Eagles soar over Cabanatuan --
Hell ships and vanishing guards --
A perilous mission --
Cross-country dominos --
Creeping up on a dark stockade --
Pandemonium erupts in the night --
Stealthy trek by Carabao Caravan --
Hamburgers, tears, and freedom.
Responsibility: William B. Breuer.

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"William B. Breuer recounts in searing, meticulous detail--based largely on interviews with survivors--the hellish battles of Bataan and Corregidor."--Back cover.

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