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Guerrilla daughter

Author: Virginia Hansen Holmes
Publisher: Kent, Ohio : Kent State University Press, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Just nine days before her seventh birthday, Virginia (Ginger) Hansen Holmes heard about the attack on American forces at Pearl Harbor and wondered if this was going to change her life. She lived on the Philippine Island of Mindanao with her two teenage brothers, eleven-year-old sister, mother and father, an official with the East Mindanao Mining Company." "Guerrilla Daughter is a memoir of this family's  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
History
Personal narratives
Personal narratives, American
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Holmes, Virginia Hansen.
Guerrilla daughter.
Kent, Ohio : Kent State University Press, ©2009
(OCoLC)649300697
Named Person: Virginia Hansen Holmes; Virginia Hansen Holmes; Virginia Hansen Holmes; Virginia Hansen Holmes
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Virginia Hansen Holmes
ISBN: 9780873389495 0873389492
OCLC Number: 191927269
Description: xi, 213 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Contents: The gathering clouds of war --
Moving to war and awaiting the Invasion of Mindanao --
Evacuating the mine and evading the Japanese --
A guerrilla movement is formed, and family fighters join --
On the move --
Life in Claver and help from Australia --
The Japanese expand their operations against the guerrillas --
Awaiting the liberation of the Philippines --
Light at the end of the tunnel --
The war ends.
Responsibility: Virginia Hansen Holmes.
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Just 9 days before her 7th birthday, Virginia (Ginger) Hansen heard about the attack on American forces at Pearl Harbor. She lived on the Philippine Island of Mindanao with her two brothers, her  Read more...

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