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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Backinprint.Com
Publication date August 1, 2000
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780595007851
ISBN-10 0595007856
Dimensions 0.75 by 6 by 8.75 in.
Weight 0.65 lbs.
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Original list price $12.95
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Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description: This is an Authors Guild/BIP title. Please use Authors Guild/BIP specs. author photo box: author has submitted photo to be used, on floppy disk, file name: doug1.tif author bio box: Douglas Valentine lives with his wife Alice in western Massachusetts. He is the author of The Phoenix Program, a shattering account of the most ambitious and closely guarded operation of the Vietnam War. book description box: In this extraordinary story of World War II, the author's father, who enlisted in the army at age 16, describes the experiences that would affect the course of his life. Douglas Valentine tells of his capture by the Japanese in the fetid jungle of New Guinea, as well as his internment with Australian and British prisoners-of-war in the Hotel Tacloban a place where no mercy was shown or expected, and from which few came home alive. A celebration of camaraderie and a testament to "the soldier's faith", this is a story of murder, mutiny and an incredible military cover-up.

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Hardcover
Book cover for 9780882081663
 
from Lawrence Hill Books (September 1, 1984)
9780882081663 | details & prices | List price $12.95
About: Book by Valentine, Douglas
Paperback
Book cover for 9780380700950 Book cover for 9780595007851
 
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from Backinprint.Com (August 1, 2000)
9780595007851 | details & prices | 6.00 × 8.75 × 0.75 in. | 0.65 lbs | List price $12.95
About: This is an Authors Guild/BIP title.
Reprint edition from Avon Books (May 1, 1986); titled "Hotel Tacloban"
9780380700950 | details & prices | List price $3.50
About: The author reveals the brutality, torture, mutiny, and murder he witnessed in the nightmarish Japanese POW camp known as The Hotel Tacloban, a place the U.

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