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Song of Survival

Author: Helen ColijnPatricia HenningsStephen LongstrethJanson Media.Peninsula Women's Chorus.All authors
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Janson Media, 2004.
Series: VAST - Academic video online
Edition/Format:   DVD video : Clipart/images/graphics   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story of how a group of Australian, Dutch, and British women prisoners of the Japanese in World War II Sumatra used their love of classical music to create a choir which enabled them to survive the brutal treatment of their captors. Many of the survivors are interviewed and the Peninsula Women's Chorus of Palo Alto, California, directed by Patricia Hennings, performs some of the music which made prison life  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Song of survival.
[S.l.] : Janson Media, 2004 publishers catalog number
20268
Print version:
Song of survival.
[S.l.] : Janson Media, 2004 Universal Product Code
646032026894
Print version:
Song of survival.
[S.l.] : Janson Media, 2004
(OCoLC)56999147
Print version:
Song of survival.
[S.l.] : Janson Media, 2004
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Helen Colijn; Patricia Hennings; Stephen Longstreth; Janson Media.; Peninsula Women's Chorus.; Song of Survival Productions.; Veriation Films.
OCLC Number: 794308325
Notes: Previously published as DVD.
Originally produced in 1985.
Special feature: still photo gallery.
DVD-VIDEO DISC.
Description: 1 online resource (58 min.).
Series Title: VAST - Academic video online
Responsibility: a Veriation Films production ; produced by Stephen Longstreth, David Espar, Robert Moore, Helen Colijn ; directed by Stephen Longstreth ; written by David Espar, Stephen Longstreth ; Song of Survival Productions.

Abstract:

The story of how a group of Australian, Dutch, and British women prisoners of the Japanese in World War II Sumatra used their love of classical music to create a choir which enabled them to survive the brutal treatment of their captors. Many of the survivors are interviewed and the Peninsula Women's Chorus of Palo Alto, California, directed by Patricia Hennings, performs some of the music which made prison life endurable.
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