The Resource Conduct under fire : four American doctors and their fight for life as prisoners of the Japanese, 1941-1945, John Glusman ; [maps by Jeffrey L. Ward]

Conduct under fire : four American doctors and their fight for life as prisoners of the Japanese, 1941-1945, John Glusman ; [maps by Jeffrey L. Ward]

Label
Conduct under fire : four American doctors and their fight for life as prisoners of the Japanese, 1941-1945
Title
Conduct under fire
Title remainder
four American doctors and their fight for life as prisoners of the Japanese, 1941-1945
Statement of responsibility
John Glusman ; [maps by Jeffrey L. Ward]
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Traces the experiences of the author's father and three fellow Navy doctors who were captured during the battles of Bataan and Corregidor in the Philippines, which united the men as they attended patients under the eye of their captors
Cataloging source
BKL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Glusman, John
Dewey number
  • 940.54/72599/0922
  • 940.54/72/5209599
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
D805.P6
LC item number
G68 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2005 G-878
  • WZ 112.5.M4
NLM item number
G567c 2005
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • United States
  • Prisoners of war
  • Prisoners of war
  • Physicians
  • Glusman, Murray
  • Ferguson, George
  • Bookman, John
  • Berley, Fred
  • Physicians
  • Physicians
  • History, 20th Century
  • History, 20th Century
  • Military Personnel
  • Military Personnel
  • Prisoners
  • Prisoners
  • World War II
  • World War II
Label
Conduct under fire : four American doctors and their fight for life as prisoners of the Japanese, 1941-1945, John Glusman ; [maps by Jeffrey L. Ward]
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [555]-569) and index
Contents
The prettiest girl in the world -- Pearl of the Orient -- Red sunset -- Invisible enemies -- Exodus -- Rendezvous -- Opening salvos -- Never surrender -- "Help is on the way" -- "Wherever I am ... I still love you" -- "We are not barbarians" -- "I go to meet the Japanese commander" -- Limbo -- Horyo -- "The last thin tie" -- The good doctor -- "The Japanese will pay" -- Bridge over hell -- Bad timing and good luck -- "Action taken" none" -- The Arisan Maru -- Fire from the sky -- Total war -- Darkness before dawn -- Mission of mercy -- Coming home
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 588 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations, maps)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1028559515
Label
Conduct under fire : four American doctors and their fight for life as prisoners of the Japanese, 1941-1945, John Glusman ; [maps by Jeffrey L. Ward]
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [555]-569) and index
Contents
The prettiest girl in the world -- Pearl of the Orient -- Red sunset -- Invisible enemies -- Exodus -- Rendezvous -- Opening salvos -- Never surrender -- "Help is on the way" -- "Wherever I am ... I still love you" -- "We are not barbarians" -- "I go to meet the Japanese commander" -- Limbo -- Horyo -- "The last thin tie" -- The good doctor -- "The Japanese will pay" -- Bridge over hell -- Bad timing and good luck -- "Action taken" none" -- The Arisan Maru -- Fire from the sky -- Total war -- Darkness before dawn -- Mission of mercy -- Coming home
Extent
1 online resource (xviii, 588 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations, maps)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1028559515

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