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OBJECTS OF CONCERN: CANADIAN PRISONERS OF WAR THROUGH THE TWENTIETH CENTURY

Jonathan F Vance

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ISBN 10: 0774805048 / ISBN 13: 9780774805049
Editore: Univ. of British Columbia
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(Subject: Other Topics - Diverse Subjects ) From prison camps in Eire, where POWs were allowed to keep pets and had memberships in the local tennis clubs, to camps in Japan where prisoners were often severely beaten, systematically starved and overworked, Canadian prisoners of war throughout the 20th century have faced a variety of conditions and experiences. This work examines Canada's role in the formation of an important aspect of international law, traces the growth and activities of a number of national and local philanthropic agencies, and recounts the challenges faced by POWs on a daily basis. (Published: 1994) (Publisher: Univ. of British Columbia) (ISBN: 0774805048) (Pagination: 324pp illustrations) (Condition: Very good in d/w) UL-XXXXXX. Codice inventario libreria 21519-01

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Titolo: OBJECTS OF CONCERN: CANADIAN PRISONERS OF ...

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From prison camps in Eire, where POWs were allowed to keep pets and had memberships in the local tennis clubs, to camps in Japan where prisoners were often severely beaten, systematically starved and overworked, Canadian prisoners of war throughout the 20th century have faced a variety of conditions and experiences. In this work, Jonathan Vance examines Canada's role in the formation of an important aspect of international law, traces the growth and activities of a number of national and local philanthropic agencies, and recounts the challenges faced by POWs on a daily basis.

About the Author:

Jonathan F. Vance is a post-doctoral fellow in the Department of History and Centre for Military, Strategic, and Disarmament Studies at Wilfrid Laurier University.

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