Captured : the Japanese internment of American civilians in the Philippines, 1941-1945 (Book, 2019) [WorldCat.org]
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Captured : the Japanese internment of American civilians in the Philippines, 1941-1945

Author: Frances B Cogan
Publisher: Athens : The University of Georgia Press, 2019. ©2019
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Paperback editionView all editions and formats
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Cogan explores the daily life in the five major internment camps held by Japan during its occupation of the Philippines, in which more than five thousand American civilians were held between 1941 and 1945.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Frances B Cogan
ISBN: 9780820355405 0820355402
OCLC Number: 1052865920
Description: xi, 357 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Pearl of the Orient: Manila and the prewar Philippines --
First dark days --
Meanwhile, on several islands not far away --
Inside the gate: the nature of the Japanese administration of the civilian internment camps --
The Japanese soldier's ration: food and health in civilian internment camps --
Hunger time: April 1943-February 1945 --
A roof over their heads: shelter in civilian internment camps --
Idle hands are the devil's playground: work in the camps --
Angels and tanks: rescue comes.
Other Titles: Japanese internment of American civilians in the Philippines, 1941-1945
Responsibility: Frances B. Cogan.

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More than five thousand American civilian men, women, and children living in the Philippines during World War II were confined to internment camps. Captured tells the story of daily life in five  Read more...

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