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035 _a(AU-PeEL)848916
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040 _aAU-PeEL
050 4 _aD805.P6 A433 2010
082 0 0 _a940.54/7252/09599
090 _aD805.P6 A433 2010
100 1 _aMonahan, Evelyn M.
245 1 0 _aAll This Hell :
_bU.S. Nurses Imprisoned by the Japanese
260 _aLexington :
_bThe University Press of Kentucky,
300 _a1 online resource (270 p.)
490 0 _aeBooks on Demand
505 0 _aCover; All This Hell; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Memory is the mother of all wisdom. Aeschlyus, Prometheus Bound; Contents; Preface; 1. Pacific Paradise; 2. Paradise Lost; 3. Descent into Hell; 4. The Other Alamo; 5. From the Frying Pan into the Fire; 6. The Tunnel and the Rock; 7. The City of Hell; 8. Life along the River Styx; 9. Hunger in the Heart of Hell; 10. Liberation; 11. Home at Last; Appendix A; A Tribute to Major Maude C. Davison, ANC; Appendix B; Pre-World War II Duty Stations of U.S. Navy Nurses Held as POWs by the Japanese; Appendix C
505 8 _aMilitary Nurses Who Were Not Reassigned following the Japanese Attack on the PhilippinesAppendix D; Evacuation of U.S. Military Nurses from Manila, December; Appendix E; Evacuees from the Philippines to Australia; Appendix F; POW Army Nurses Personal Statistics; Appendix G; POW Army Nurses Military Service Statistics; Appendix H; Military Grades during World War II; Notes; Bibliograph; Index; Illustrations follow pages-20; Illustrations follow pages-84; Illustrations follow pages-164
520 _a""""Even though women were not supposed to be on the front lines, on the front lines we were. Women were not supposed to be interned either, but it happened to us. People should know what we endured. People should know what we can endure."""" -- Lt. Col. Madeline Ullom More than one hundred U.S. Army and Navy nurses were stationed in Guam and the Philippines at the beginning of World War II. After the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor in December 1941, five navy nurses on Guam became the first American military women of World War II to be taken prisoner by the Japanese. More than seventy army
588 _aDescription based upon print version of record.
650 4 _aNurses -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
650 4 _aPrisoners of war -- Japan -- History -- 20th century.
650 4 _aPrisoners of war -- Philippines -- History -- 20th century.
650 4 _aWorld War, 1939-1945 -- Medical care -- United States.
650 4 _aWorld War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons, Japanese.
655 0 _aElectronic books.
700 1 _aNeidel-Greenlee, Rosemary.
776 0 8 _iPrint version:
_aMonahan, Evelyn M.
_tAll This Hell : U.S. Nurses Imprisoned by the Japanese
_dLexington : The University Press of Kentucky,c2010
856 4 0 _uhttp://uttyler.eblib.com/patron/FullRecord.aspx?p=848916
_yClick here to view this ebook.
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