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Published by Scholarly Resources in Wilmington, Del .
Written in English


  • United States. -- Army -- History -- World War, 1939-1945 -- Sources,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Japan,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Asia,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Pacific Ocean,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons, Japanese,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons, American,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, Japanese

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsCenter of Military History.
The Physical Object
Pagination54 microfilm reels
Number of Pages54
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15473596M
ISBN 100842041192

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