Biderman, Albert D.

March to calumny : the story of American POW's in the Korean War / Albert D. Biderman. - New York : Macmillan, 1963. - 326 p. : ill., maps ; 22 cm.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 307-318) and indexes.

Introduction -- the need for an antidote -- In every war but one? -- Criteria of "collaboration" -- Collaboration and resistance -- What did prisoners resist and why? -- The record of escapes -- Death rates, prisoner treatment, and prisoner conduct -- Mistreatment, coercion, and atrocities -- Kinkead's "control groups" -- Military traditionalism and POW failures -- Preconceptions, issues and images -- some factors shaping the picture derived from POW behavior -- Some concluding observations -- Appendix A : A personal note and acknowledgments -- Appendix B : Executive order 10631 -- Appendix C : Korean War chronology -- Appendix D : The dead and missing -- Appendix E : A medical officer's experiences : from capture through the early period in permanent camps.

62021614

GB63-16210

101583869 DNLM


Korean War, 1950-1953--Prisoners and prisons.

DS921 / .B5

951.9042

DS 921 / B585m 1963