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March to calumny : the story of American POW's in the Korean War / Albert D. Biderman.

By: Biderman, Albert D.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York : Macmillan, 1963Description: 326 p. : ill., maps ; 22 cm.Subject(s): Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Prisoners and prisonsAdditional physical formats: Online version:: March to calumny.; Online version:: March to calumny.DDC classification: 951.9042 Other classification: 15.75
Contents:
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.
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DS921 .B5 (Browse shelf) Available 0000100703230

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.

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