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Prisoner of War: A Novel of World War II


Blowout Sale! Save 56% on the Prisoner of War: A Novel of World War II by Spradlin Michael P at Torrance Winchendon Library. Hurry! Limited time offer. Offer valid only while supplies last. Survive the war. Outlast the enemy. Stay alive.That's what Henry Forrest has to do. When he lies about his age to join the Marines, Henry never


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Survive the war. Outlast the enemy. Stay alive.That's what Henry Forrest has to do. When he lies about his age to join the Marines, Henry never imagines he'll face anything worse than his own father's cruelty. But his unit is shipped off to the Philippines, where the heat is unbearable, the conditions are brutal, and Henry's dreams of careless adventuring are completely dashed.Then the Japanese invade the islands, and US forces there surrender. As a prisoner of war, Henry faces one horror after another. Yet among his fellow captives, he finds kindness, respect, even brotherhood. A glimmer of light in the darkness. And he'll need to hold tight to the hope they offer if he wants to win the fight for his country, his freedom . . . and his life.Michael P. Spradlin's latest novel tenderly explores the harsh realities of the Bataan Death March and captivity on the Pacific front during World War II.

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Manufacturer:Scholastic Press
Brand:Spradlin Michael P
Publisher:Scholastic Press
Studio:Scholastic Press
EAN:9780545857833
Item Size:1 x 8.5 x 8.5 inches
Package Weight:0.84 pounds
Package Size:5.67 x 1.1 x 1.1 inches

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