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21st Century VA Independent Study Course: American Prisoners of War (POW) - Diseases, Service-Connected Disabilities, Psychiatric Problems, Internment Morbidity and Mortality, Camp Life
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 34,050. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
The Veterans Administration (VA) Independent Study Course on American prisoners of war (POWs) describes the kinds of experiences and resulting conditions that affect veterans who have been prisoners of war in the German, Pacific, Korean and Vietnam theaters of conflict.
From Jamaica to Japan: The Diary of a Hong Kong Prisoner of War
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Price: Free! Words: 113,210. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2011 and represented by Ebook Launch. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
This is the diary of Winnipeg Grenadier Tom Forsyth who enlisted on the 30th of September, 1939 at the Minto Armories. The diary catalogues Forsythe's war experiences from garrison and guard duties in Jamaica, to the defence of Hong Kong, and then as a POW.
Sojourn in Silesia: 1940 - 1945
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Price: $5.11 USD. Words: 32,570. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2011 by Writer's Block Author Services. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Sojourn in Silesia is a book by Arthur Evans CBE, in which he recounts his experiences of his time, between 1940 and 1945, in the prisoner-of-war camp, Stalag VIIIB.
Sergeant Beasley: Memoirs of a WWII P.O.W.
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 54,610. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
Sergeant Beasley: Memoirs of a WWII P.O.W. is a compilation of the memories of Sergeant Charles Palmer Beasley. It chronicles his life from youth in the hills of Crawford County, Indiana to the Civilian Conservation Corps to the Army Air Corps and as a prisoner of war at the Keifheide (Stalag Luft IV) P.O.W. camp in Germany.
The One That Got Away
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Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 91,190. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
Franz von Werra was the only German prisoner of war to escape and return to Germany after being captured by the Allies. An incredibly charismatic, inventive and self-confident man, he was a Luftwaffe ace shot down in the Battle of Britain. The One that Got Away tells the full and exciting story of his two daring escapes in England and his third and successful escape in Canada.
Broken Heart
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 50,170. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
While a confirmed bachelor tells the story on how his true love broke his heart during World War II, he finally learns the truth as to why she married another man.
World War II Cusp Mendacity
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,600. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Family history
World War II depicts another story of a traditional family,within two generations still enduring vivid painful memories as former Prisoners Of War (P.O.W.) A father passed on to his sons the same legacy as they became broken men aimlessly wandering around.
Prisoner of War (POW) #74324
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,940. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Real heroes aren’t born. Rather, they are ordinary people who have risen to meet seemingly insurmountable challenges in the face of adversity. What really defines a person is the way they face those obstacles and overcome them. We don’t have to look to Hollywood to find examples; in fact, we need look no further than our backyards. My backyard, that is. My father, my dad, John Stermscheg, is such
German Eye
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,490. Language: American English. Published: March 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
A German-American US Army officer is fighting in Europe during World War 2. Through an unfortunate series of events involving his brother's capture, he discovers a strange but useful skill. Passed down from his ancestors, Carl is learning to use the unique ability to save others, but will it get him in trouble himself?