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Survival : diary of an American POW in World War II

Author: Sam Higgins
Publisher: Central Point, Ore : Hellgate Press, 1999.
Series: Hellgate memories series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st ed
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This is the story of an American POW from his own memories, his fellow POW's recollections, and a secret diary he kept on the margins of his Bible. It is a gut-wrenching journey of how these infantry men kept hope alive through terror, loneliness, filth, and the shattering of pride.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Sam Higgins
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sam Higgins
ISBN: 1555715141 9781555715144
OCLC Number: 42595672
Description: xii, 216 pages : illustrations, facsimiles ; 26 cm.
Series Title: Hellgate memories series.
Responsibility: Sam Higgins.

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This is the story of an American POW from his own memories, his fellow POW's recollections, and a secret diary he kept on the margins of his Bible. It is a gut-wrenching journey of how these infantry men kept hope alive through terror, loneliness, filth, and the shattering of pride.

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