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The crucible : an autobiography by Colonel Yay, Filipina American guerrilla / Yay Panlilio ; edited by Denise Cruz.

By: Panlilio, Yay, 1913-1978.
Material type: TextTextSeries: JSTOR eBooks.Publisher: New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, c2010Description: 1 online resource (xxix, 320 p.).ISBN: 9780813548203 (electronic bk.); 0813548209 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Panlilio, Yay, 1913-1978 | World War, 1939-1945 -- Underground movements -- Philippines | Women guerrillas -- Philippines -- Biography | Women journalists -- Philippines -- Biography | World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, Filipino American | World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, Female | Filipino Americans -- Biography | Irish Americans -- BiographyAdditional physical formats: Print version:: Crucible.DDC classification: 940.53/599092 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Acknowledgments; Introduction; A Note on the Text; The Crucible: An Autobiography by Colonel Yay; Timeline; Glossary;
Summary: In this 1950 memoir, The Crucible: An Autobiography by Colonel Yay, Filipina American Guerrilla, Panlilio narrates her experience as a journalist, triple agent, leader in the Philippine resistance against the Japanese, and lover of the guerrilla general Marcos V. Augustin, from the war-torn streets of Japanese-occupied Manila, to battlegrounds in the countryside, and the rural farmlands of central California. Denise Cruz's introduction imparts key biographical, historical, and cultural contexts.
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Originally published: New York : Macmillan, 1950, under title The crucible : an autobiography by "Colonel Yay."

Includes bibliographical references.

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In this 1950 memoir, The Crucible: An Autobiography by Colonel Yay, Filipina American Guerrilla, Panlilio narrates her experience as a journalist, triple agent, leader in the Philippine resistance against the Japanese, and lover of the guerrilla general Marcos V. Augustin, from the war-torn streets of Japanese-occupied Manila, to battlegrounds in the countryside, and the rural farmlands of central California. Denise Cruz's introduction imparts key biographical, historical, and cultural contexts.

Acknowledgments; Introduction; A Note on the Text; The Crucible: An Autobiography by Colonel Yay; Timeline; Glossary;

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Denise Cruz is an assistant professor of English and American studies at Indiana University.

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