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Old soldiers sometimes lie

Author: Richard Hoyt
Publisher: New York : Forge, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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More than five decades after the execution of General Tomayuki Yamashita for alleged war crimes committed during World War II, his granddaughter sets out to clear his name, unravelling a web of conspiracy that may have links to a 1947 meeting between Emperor Hirohito and General Douglas MacArthur.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
War stories
Named Person: Douglas MacArthur; Tomobumi Yamashita; Hirohito, Emperor of Japan; Hirohito, Emperor of Japan; Douglas MacArthur; Tomobumi Yamashita
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Hoyt
ISBN: 0765303310 9780765303318
OCLC Number: 50041404
Notes: "A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Description: 430 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Tomi's find --
Book one: Kodama Yoshio --
Book two: In rememberance of Yamashita --
Book three: Chiba's choice --
Book four: Ceremonies --
Among the sugamo nineteen --
List of historical people, places and things.
Responsibility: Richard Hoyt.
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