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Published: 21 January 2013

228 Pages

6 x 9 inches

ISBN: 9780823231515

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The Diary of Prisoner 17326

A Boy's Life in a Japanese Labor Camp

M.D. John K. Stutterheim and Foreword by Mark Parillo

A Fordham University Press Publication

World War II: The Global, Human, and Ethical Dimension (FUP)

  • Few Americans know that the Japanese ran a teenaged boy's labor camp in the Dutch East Indies.
  • Despite reliving painful memories, the author felt it was necessary write his story, before this part of history is lost.
  • Gripping memoir of one boy's grueling experience, with that of his Dutch family, under Japanese rule in Java and Sumatra during Japan's occupation of the Dutch East Indies during WWII.

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