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The Japanese Occupation of the Philippines. Volume I

By: A. V. H Hartendorp

Price: $1,500.00

Publisher: Manila, Philippines, Bookmark: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 864H4387

ISBN: B0070U100C

Condition: Good


B0070U100C Signed, without inscription, by author upon title page. Also signed and inscribed by author upon front free endpaper. xvi, 662 pages. Black and white reproductions of archival photos. "Except for the last few chapters, this entire work was written from day to day during the three years of the author's internment in Santo Tomas and is therefore to be considered as a prison document. The writing of any such record as this was forbidden by the Japanese under strong menace. In the end they destroyed their own records and those of the successive internee executive committees, but t... View more info

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The Angels: A History of the 11th Airborne Division

By: E. M. Flanagan, Jr.

Price: $59.95

Publisher: USA, Presidio Press: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 811H3356

ISBN: 0891413588

Condition: Very Good


0891413588 422 pages. Index. Bibliography. Black and white reproductions of photos. Maps. "A personalized history, much of it told through interviews with veterans of the 11th. Long overshadowed by the better publicized exploits of their airborne brethren in Europe, the combat record of the Angels of the 11th Airborne Division stands tall in the annals of military history." - dust jacket. Book clean, bright and unmarked with light wear. Moderate wear to price-clipped dust jacket which is now preserved in archival-grade Brodart. A quality copy. View more info

The Hotel Tacloban

By: Valentine, Douglas

Price: $39.95

Publisher: USA, Lawrence Hill Books: 1984

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 15103777

ISBN: 0882081667

Condition: Fair


0882081667 175 pages. Author relates his father's capture by the Japanese in the fetid jungles of New Guinea, the annihilation of his entire squad and how he, the lone survivor, was shipped to live with Australian and British POWs in a squalid, degrading camp in the Philippines that came to be known as The Hotel Tacloban. Usual library markings. Above-average wear. Binding intact. Spine leaning. Decent reading copy. View more info

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Corregidor, "from paradise to hell": True narrative by Ben Waldron, prisoner-of-war

By: Waldron, Ben D

Price: $249.95

Publisher: USA, Pine Hill Press: 1990

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 661A0349

ISBN: 0962238104

Condition: Good


0962238104 Signed and inscribed by author to the son of Francisco B. Caingcoy who saw action on Bataan with the 14th Eng. 2nd Btn and was captured on 9 April 1942 by the Japanese, started the Death and escaped. 240 pages. Black and white illustrations. Winner of the Book of the Year award by the American Bookdealers Exchange. "A true narrative by Sergeant Waldron, who risked his life in keeping a day by day diary, for three and a half years as a Prisoner of War under the Japanese... A true saga of the first five months of World War Two in the Philippines, and life as a Prisoner of War.... View more info