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MacArthur's spies : the soldier, the singer, and the spymaster who defied the Japanese in World War II / Peter Eisner.

Eisner, Peter, (author.).

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  • 1 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [20483] ISLM D810.S7 E37 2017b (Text) 00000106388259 Talking Books Large Type Checked out 08/10/2067
Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [20483] ISLM D810.S7 E37 2017b (Text) 00000106388234 Talking Books Large Type Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781524756376
  • ISBN: 1524756377
  • Physical Description: xix, 580 pages (large print) : maps ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First large print edition.
  • Publisher: [New York] : Random House Large Print, [2017]

Content descriptions

General Note: Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note: The war -- Occupation -- Survival -- Fame -- Telling the story.
Summary, etc.: The true story of three intrepid people who successfully eluded the Japanese in Manila for more than two years, sabotaging enemy efforts and preparing the way for MacArthur's return. One was a debonair polo-playing expatriate businessman who was also a U.S. Navy intelligence officer. Another was a defiant enlisted American soldier. And the third was a wily American woman, an intinerant torch singer with many names and almost as many husbands. With ample doses of intrigue, drama, skulduggery, sacrifice, and romance, this book has all the complicated heroism and villainy of the best war novels. But it is, in the end, a true tale of courage when it counted the most-- adapted from book jacket.
Subject: Phillips, Claire, 1908-1960.
Parsons, Charles A.
Phillips, Claire, 1908-1960.
Parsons, Charles A.
Bataan, Battle of (Philippines : 1942.)
World War (1939-1945.)
Japanese Occupation of Philippines (1942-1945.)
Spies > United States > Biography.
Spies > Philippines > Biography.
World War, 1939-1945 > Secret service > United States.
World War, 1939-1945 > Secret service > Philippines.
Bataan, Battle of, Philippines, 1942.
Philippines > History > Japanese occupation, 1942-1945.
Large type books.
Large type books.
Spies.
Secret service.
Philippines.
United States.
HISTORY / Asia / Southeast Asia.
HISTORY / Military / Strategy.
HISTORY / Military / World War II.
Genre: History.
Biography.
Biographies.

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