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The Resource Belly of the beast : a POW's inspiring true story of faith, courage, and survival aboard the infamous WWII Japanese hell ship Oryoku Maru, Judith L. Pearson

Belly of the beast : a POW's inspiring true story of faith, courage, and survival aboard the infamous WWII Japanese hell ship Oryoku Maru, Judith L. Pearson

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Belly of the beast : a POW's inspiring true story of faith, courage, and survival aboard the infamous WWII Japanese hell ship Oryoku Maru
Title
Belly of the beast
Title remainder
a POW's inspiring true story of faith, courage, and survival aboard the infamous WWII Japanese hell ship Oryoku Maru
Statement of responsibility
Judith L. Pearson
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Belly of the beast
Title variation remainder
a POWs inspiring true story of faith, courage, and survival aboard the infamous WWII Japanese hell ship Oryoku Maru
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes the brutal ordeal of U.S. Naval Corpsman Estel Myers as a POW aboard the infamous Japanese prison ship Oryoku Maru during World War II, detailing the suffocation, malnutrition, torture, disease, and other hardships that claimed the lives of more than three quarters of the prisoners
Biography type
collective biography
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171124
Cataloging source
DLC
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1953-
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Pearson, Judith
Dewey number
940.547252
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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True
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  • Myers, Estel Browning
  • Oryoku Maru (Prison ship)
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Prisoners of war
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • War crimes
Target audience
adult
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a POW's inspiring true story of faith, courage, and survival aboard the infamous WWII Japanese hell ship Oryoku Maru
Label
Belly of the beast : a POW's inspiring true story of faith, courage, and survival aboard the infamous WWII Japanese hell ship Oryoku Maru, Judith L. Pearson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Control code
ocm46936182
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xiii, 272 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780451204448
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2001032628
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(Sirsi) ADC-8635
Label
Belly of the beast : a POW's inspiring true story of faith, courage, and survival aboard the infamous WWII Japanese hell ship Oryoku Maru, Judith L. Pearson
Publication
Note
Includes index
Control code
ocm46936182
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
xiii, 272 p., [16] p. of plates
Isbn
9780451204448
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2001032628
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(Sirsi) ADC-8635

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