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The Resource We band of angels : the untold story of American nurses trapped on Bataan by the Japanese, Elizabeth M. Norman

We band of angels : the untold story of American nurses trapped on Bataan by the Japanese, Elizabeth M. Norman

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We band of angels : the untold story of American nurses trapped on Bataan by the Japanese
Title
We band of angels
Title remainder
the untold story of American nurses trapped on Bataan by the Japanese
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth M. Norman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Chronicles the experiences of ninety-nine Army and Navy nurses who were captured when the Japanese Imperial Navy attacked the American bases located in the Philippines
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Norman, Elizabeth M
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
D807.U6
LC item number
N58 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Prisoners of war
  • Nurses
  • Military Nursing
  • Prisoners
  • Warfare
  • United States
  • World War (1939-1945)
  • Medical care
  • Nurses
  • Prisoners of war
  • Philippines
  • United States
Label
We band of angels : the untold story of American nurses trapped on Bataan by the Japanese, Elizabeth M. Norman
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 283-292) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Waking up to war -- Manila cannot hold -- Jungle hospital #1 -- The sick, the wounded, the work of war -- Waiting for the help that never came -- "There must be no thought of surrender" -- Bataan falls: the wounded are left in their beds -- Corregidor: the last stand -- A handful go home -- In enemy hands -- Santo Thomas -- STIC, the first year, 1942 -- Los Banos, 1943 -- Eating weeds fried in cold cream, 1944 -- And the gates came crashing down -- "Home, . We're really home." -- Aftermath -- Across the years
Control code
ocm39930499
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xv, 327 pages
Isbn
9780812984842
Lccn
98045998
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)39930499
Label
We band of angels : the untold story of American nurses trapped on Bataan by the Japanese, Elizabeth M. Norman
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 283-292) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Waking up to war -- Manila cannot hold -- Jungle hospital #1 -- The sick, the wounded, the work of war -- Waiting for the help that never came -- "There must be no thought of surrender" -- Bataan falls: the wounded are left in their beds -- Corregidor: the last stand -- A handful go home -- In enemy hands -- Santo Thomas -- STIC, the first year, 1942 -- Los Banos, 1943 -- Eating weeds fried in cold cream, 1944 -- And the gates came crashing down -- "Home, . We're really home." -- Aftermath -- Across the years
Control code
ocm39930499
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xv, 327 pages
Isbn
9780812984842
Lccn
98045998
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
(OCoLC)39930499

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