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The endless battle : the fall of Hong Kong and Canadian POWs in imperial Japan —Flanagan, Andy, 1955- author.
Book
2017
1 available of 2 items

"Near the end of October 1941, a few hundred soldiers from New Brunswick were among the 1,975 Canadian troops who set sail from Vancouver to reinforce the British Colony of Hong Kong. Within two short months, after a har...

The railway man —Lomax, Eric.
Book
2014
3 available of 3 items

Late in life, Lomax learned how to believe in the possibility of hope. By a miracle of coincidence he discovered that his Japanese interrogator was alive, and found out where he was. This unforgettable book describes a l...

Unbroken : a World War II story of survival, resilience, and redemption —Hillenbrand, Laura.
Book
2010
45 available of 55 items

On a May afternoon in 1943, an Army Air Forces bomber crashed into the Pacific Ocean and disappeared, leaving only a spray of debris and a slick of oil, gasoline, and blood. Then, on the ocean surface, a face appeared--L...

Unbroken [an Olympian's journey from airman to castaway to captive] —Hillenbrand, Laura, author.
Book On CD
2014
2 available of 2 items

In this captivating new young adult edition, the story of a man's breathtaking odyssey and the courage, cunning, and fortitude he found to endure and overcome. This gripping narrative will introduce a new generation to o...

Unbroken a World War II airman's story of survival, resilience, and redemption —Hillenbrand, Laura.
Book On CD
2010
0 available of 1 items

In 1943, while World War II raged on in the Pacific Theater, Lieutenant Louis Zamperini was the only survivor of a deadly plane crash in the middle of the ocean. Zamperini had a troubled youth, yet honed his athletic ski...

Unbroken [a World War II story of survival, resilience, and redemption] —Hillenbrand, Laura.
Book On CD
2010
6 available of 7 items

In 1943, while World War II raged on in the Pacific Theater, Lieutenant Louis Zamperini was the only survivor of a deadly plane crash in the middle of the ocean. Zamperini had a troubled youth, yet honed his athletic ski...

In Japan the Crickets Cry : How Could Steve Metcalf Forgive the Japanese? —Clements, Ronald (Ronald P.), author.
EBook
2010

Steve had suffered under the brutal regime of his Japanese guards. He and his classmates at Chefoo school in China ' for the most part the children of missionaries ' had been interned in 1942. Resentment of the Japanese ...

Forgiveness a gift from my grandparents —Sakamoto, Mark, 1977- author.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2015

The heart-rending true story of two families on either side of the Second World War, and a moving tribute to the nature of forgiveness. Bestseller. 2014.

Where life and death hold hands —Allister, William, 1919-
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2009

In 1941, during the defense of Hong Kong against the Japanese, 22-year-old William Allister was captured. Over the next four years, he endured disease, starvation and brutality as a prisoner of war. Four decades later, h...

Unbroken a World War II story of survival, resilience, and redemption —Hillenbrand, Laura.
Ebook
2010

On a May afternoon in 1943, an Army Air Forces bomber crashed into the Pacific Ocean and disappeared, leaving only a spray of debris and a slick of oil, gasoline, and blood. Then, on the ocean surface, a face appeared--L...

Unbroken an extraordinary true story of courage and survival —Hillenbrand, Laura.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2015

Details the life of Louis Zamperini (born 1917), an Olympic runner and World War II bombardier, who survived a plane crash and forty-seven days adrift at sea only to become a POW in Japan. Relates Louis's later religious...

Will to Survive Three and a Half Years as a Prisoner of the Japanese —Godman, Arthur.
EBook
2009

Taken prisoner after the fall of Singapore in 1942, Arthur Godman spent the next three and a half years on the Burma-Siam railway, living in camps along the River Kwai. Like other POWs, he experienced disease and malnutr...

Living with Japanese —Kelly, Terence, 1920-
Large Print
1998
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