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It Happened to Us
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 131,690. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » History
These stories are primarily about 4th Anti-Tankers and their service in WWII to defend Australia against invasion by the Japanese in Malaya and Darwin. It's for relatives and friends and other POWs who either died in captivity or who didn't talk about their experiences very much. And also for people who would like to know what life was really like in those long tedious years of war and internment.
Navy Medicine in Vietnam: Passage to Freedom to the Fall of Saigon - Mercy Ships, Frozen Blood on Trial, Medical Battalions, Medevac, Injured Prisoners of War, Nurse's Recollections, Resuscitation
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 119,950. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this U.S. Navy publication tells the story of medicine in the Vietnam War.
Saved By The Bell: Muhammad Ali Champions The Cause Of Freedom
Price: $12.95 USD. Words: 42,780. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Exciting Muhammad Ali Biography + More with New Photos & Revelations including Inspirational insights into the World Heavyweight Boxing Champion. Inspiring stories are told in vivid pictures and short vignettes by author Arnold Beizer. It includes exclusive details of Ali's historic visit to Vietnam on behalf of American POW/MIAs. Some Still Survive > Muhammad Ali Champions the Cause of Freedom!
It Happened to Us - Mark II
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,940. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » History
These are the stories of the `boys' of the 4th Anti-Tank Regiment who served in World War II in Malaya and Singapore in the defence of Australia. After Singapore surrendered, anti-tankers were allocated to various POW work parties. Collectively their stories cover a broad range of the experiences endured by all Aussies in Japanese POW camps. These 109 stories have been told for young of today.
The Prisoner, Stalag VIIA Moosburg
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,150. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
An ex WWII POW, a B-17 gunner, returns home only to find that his wife has left him taking his child he has never seen. He finds it necessary to return to Germany in order to clear his conscience and cure a severe depression caused by an incident that occurred while at the POW camp Stalag VII-A Moosburg.
The Return Ticket
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,940. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
This is the story of a 1941 British Rail ticket and its journey from the UK to Singapore, Malaya and Thailand, eventually returning back to the UK four years after issue. Along the way, it sampled the delights of Cape Town, the hostile environment of the Malayan jungle, the horrors of working and surviving in various Japanese POW camps, and the joy of reunion with its owner’s wife and child.
How I Met Rommel - Memoirs of an Officer
You set the price! Words: 59,290. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » History » War
Biography of WW2 officer who escaped POW camp and returned to join SHAEF. He had a guardian angel which he called 'luck'. He interpreted documents at Flensberg where Doenitz surrendered after Hitler's death. Several documents including signed letters and a birthday card to Hitler are published for the first time for historical interest and an Allied summary of Operation Sealion.
The Bamboo Bends
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,980. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
The story of one man’s mission to rescue forgotten prisoners of war.
count von Luckner's escape
Price: Free! Words: 2,360. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » General reference » Questions & answers
New Zealand 1917-The daring escape of Count Von Luckner, who, together with his shipwrecked crew, were held as prisoners of war on an island situated 25 miles from the mainland during the latter part of the first world war in 1917.
Oriental Flyer
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,760. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014 by Second Wind. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
The story also covers the POW’s existence in the prison camps. The few that are still alive are now in their 60’s and 70’s and the only release they have is through their dreams, very vivid dreams. They are kept and cared for in a clandestine and remote camp by a commandant, a sympathetic doctor, his wife, and a few guards.