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War Against Japan, 1942-1945

Peter Charlton

War Against Japan, 1942-1945

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Published by Time Life UK .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World history: Second World War,
  • Second World War, 1939-1945

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesAunt at war
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages168
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11580198M
    ISBN 100949118273
    ISBN 109780949118271

    American POWs on Japanese Ships Take a Voyage into Hell, Part 2. Winter , Vol. 35, No. 4. By Lee A. Gladwin. The Brazil Maru passes through the Panama Canal on March 26, Nearly five years later, it carried Allied POWs.


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