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Women heroes of World War II : the Pacific Theater : 15 stories of resistance, rescue, sabotage, and survival / Kathryn J. Atwood.

Atwood, Kathryn J., autor. (Author).
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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Clinton Public Library - Clinton YA 940.5309 ATW (Text) 36806002796033 NEW ITEMS Available -
Lebanon Public Library - Lebanon YA 940.53 ATW (Text) 34330512998015 Young Adult - New Books Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781613731680
  • ISBN: 161373168X
  • Physical Description: xix, 235 pages : illustrations, map ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: Chicago, Illinois : Chicago Review Press Incorporated, [2016]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 211-228) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: China -- Peggy Hull: in a war zone -- Minnie Vautrin: American hero at the Nanking Massacre -- Gladys Aylward: "All China is a battlefield" -- The United States and the Philippines -- Elizabeth MacDonald: Pearl Harbor reporter and OSS agent -- Denny Williams: Nurse under fire -- Margaret Utinsky: The Miss U network -- Yay Panlilio: Guerilla writer -- Claire Phillips: Spy singer -- Maria Rosa Henson: Guerilla courier and "comfort woman" -- Mayala, Singapore, and the Dutch East Indies -- Sybil Kathigasu: "This was war" -- Elizabeth Choy: "Justice will triumph" -- Vivian Bullwinkel: Sole survivor -- Helen Coljin: Rising above -- Iwo Jima and Okinawa -- Jane Kendeign: Flight nurse -- Dickey Chapelle: "As far forward as you'll let me."
Target Audience Note: Ages 14 & up.
Subject: World War, 1939-1945 > Women > Biography > Juvenile literature.
World War, 1939-1945 > Participation, Female > Juvenile literature.
World War, 1939-1945 > Pacific Area > Juvenile literature.
World War, 1939-1945 > Underground movements > Juvenile literature.

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