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P.O.W. in the Pacific : memoirs of an American doctor in World War II

Author: William N Donovan; Josephine Donovan; Ann Devigne Donovan
Publisher: Wilmington, Del. : SR Books, 1998.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents the story of William N Donovan, a US Army medical officer in the Philippines who, as a prisoner of war, faced unspeakable conditions and abuse in Japanese camps during World War II.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Personal narratives, American
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Donovan, William N., 1910-
P.O.W. in the Pacific.
Wilmington, Del. : SR Books, 1998
(DLC) 97048354
(OCoLC)38024152
Named Person: William N Donovan
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: William N Donovan; Josephine Donovan; Ann Devigne Donovan
ISBN: 0585196346 9780585196343
OCLC Number: 44956813
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xvii, 182 pages) : illustrations, maps
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Chapter 1 Introduction Chapter 2 The War Begins Chapter 3 Bataan Chapter 4 Corregidor Chapter 5 Bilibid and Camp #8 Chapter 6 The Prison Ship "Horror Maru" Chapter 7 Formosa Chapter 8 Coming Home Chapter 9 The Home Front Chapter 10 Appendix: Deposition for the War Crimes Trials
Responsibility: William N. Donovan ; edited by Josephine Donovan with Ann Devigne Donovan.

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Donovan's tale is testimony to the strength of the human spirit and provides rare illumination of a horrific war often too glibly defined by its endnotes at Hiroshima and Nagasaki. -- William M. Read more...

 
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