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Long Night's Journey Into Day: Prisoners of War in Hong Kong and Japan, 1941-1945

Charles G. Roland
Format
Book
Published
Waterloo, Ont. : Wilfrid Laurier University Press, c2001.
Language
English
ISBN
0889203628
Contents
  • Hong Kong Chronology xxv
  • 1. Hong Kong before 8 December 1941 1
  • 2. Eighteen-Day War: 8-25 December 1941 13
  • 3. Prisoner-of-War Camps and Hospitals 45
  • 4. Prisoner-of-War Life in Hong Kong 91
  • 5. Trying to Cope with Too Little Food 127
  • 6. In Sickness, Rarely in Health: Life and Death in the Camps and Hospitals 155
  • 7. Overseas Drafts 207
  • 8. POW Camps in the Japanese Home Islands 225
  • 9. Less than Perfect Soldiers 303
  • 10. Journey Ends--But It Never Does 321.
Description
xxviii, 421 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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