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Bataan death march : a survivor's account

Author: Wm E Dyess; Charles Leavelle
Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Among the prisoners of the Bataan "Death March" was army pilot William E. Dyess. With a few others, Dyess escaped to bring back horror reports that shocked the United States.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Personal narratives
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Dyess, Wm. E. (William Edwin), 1916-1943.
Bataan death march.
Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©2002
(OCoLC)606664578
Named Person: Wm E Dyess; Wm E Dyess; William E Dyess
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Wm E Dyess; Charles Leavelle
ISBN: 0803266332 9780803266339
OCLC Number: 48810274
Notes: Originally published: Toronto : Longmans, Green & Co., 1944.
"Bison Books"--Spine.
Description: xxx, 184 pages, 12 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 21 cm
Responsibility: William E. Dyess ; edited and with a biographical introduction by Charles Leavelle ; introduction to the Bison Books edition by Stanley L. Falk.
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After the US-Filipino remnants surrendered to a far stronger force, they unwittingly placed themselves at the mercy of a foe who considered itself unimpaired by the Geneva Convention. The already ill  Read more...

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"Dyess's plain-spoken graphic record of one of the worst atrocities of the war is a harrowing testament to both Japanese barbarism and the indomitability of the human spirit. It is a classic of its Read more...

 
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