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Title: P.O. W. The Uncivil Face of War.
Description: David & Charles, Newton Abbot, 1988, reprint.. 240 pp, 7 3/4" H, soft cover. ISBN 0715392018 B&w illustrations. "(T)ells the story of the men who, from the days of the Hundred Years War to the present day, were captives in wartime. It is a tale that does humanity little credit. Prisoners ha ve been starved, tortured, brainwashed, and housed in conditions that would shame a civilian jail. Here you will find the true story of captors' inhumanity to captives throughout the ages as well as the efforts of the Red Cross to lessen the t o r t u r e. Yet throughout the narrative runs a stirring heart-beat of courage." Interior - light browning to pages, otherwise clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - light browning to edges of text block, two very small d in ts o n fr on t cover. Very Good.

Keywords: Hundred Years War, American Independence, Revolution, Napoleonic Wars, Civil, First World, I, Ii, Second, Korean, Vietnam, Death, Food, Escape, Exchanges, Executions, Geneva Convention, Insanity, Fort Ingoldstadt, Medical Treatment, Repatriation, Re

Price: US$ 10.00 Seller: Capricorn Books
- Book number: 23930

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