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Life as a POW

Author: Diana Saenger; Bradley Steffens
Publisher: San Diego, CA : Lucent Books, ©2001.
Series: American war library., Vietnam War.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : English
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Describes what it was like to be an American prisoner of war held by the North Vietnamese during the Vietnamese War, discussing the physical conditions, emotional turmoil, and difficult transition to freedom after harsh imprisonment.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile literature
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Diana Saenger; Bradley Steffens
ISBN: 1560067160 9781560067160
OCLC Number: 45304728
Description: 96 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Contents: Foreword --
Introduction: Longest war in American history --
Face to face with the enemy --
Home not-so-sweet home --
Communication: Key to survival and resistance --
Torture and isolation --
Resistance --
POWs go home --
Legacy of Vietnam POWs --
Notes --
For further reading --
Works consulted --
Index --
Picture credits --
About the authors.
Series Title: American war library., Vietnam War.
Other Titles: Vietnam War
Responsibility: by Diana Saenger and Bradley Steffens.

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Describes what it was like to be an American prisoner of war held by the North Vietnamese during the Vietnamese War, discussing the physical conditions, emotional turmoil, and difficult transition to freedom after harsh imprisonment.

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