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Casualties of history : wounded Japanese servicemen and the Second World War

Author: Lee Pennington
Publisher: Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2015.
Series: Studies of the Weatherhead East Asian Institute, Columbia University.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In Casualties of History, Lee K. Pennington relates for the first time in English the experiences of Japanese wounded soldiers and disabled veterans of Japan's "long" Second World War (from 1937 to  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lee Pennington
ISBN: 9780801452574 0801452570
OCLC Number: 886880871
Description: xviii, 282 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: Fundamentals of military support in prewar Japan --
Medical treatment across the sea --
Comprehensive care behind the guns --
Protecting disabled veterans during wartime --
"White-robed heroes" in wartime mass culture --
Occupational rehabilitation.
Series Title: Studies of the Weatherhead East Asian Institute, Columbia University.
Responsibility: Lee K. Pennington.
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"Casualties of History is an innovative study that draws upon hitherto unexplored sources, including a variety of visual materials that are reproduced as color plates in the mid-section of the book, Read more...

 
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