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Layson, Annelex Hofstra
Lost childhood : my life in a Japanese prison camp during World War II : a memoir / by Annelex Hofstra Layson ; with Herman J. Viola
Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, c2008
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 SOE Curriuclum Lab, Rm 267  CL j940.53 LAY    AVAILABLE
Subject Layson, Annelex Hofstra -- Childhood and youth
Subject(s) World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons, Japanese
World War, 1939-1945 -- Children -- Indonesia -- Biography
World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, Dutch
Concentration camp inmates -- Indonesia -- Biography
Child concentration camp inmates -- Indonesia -- Biography
Physical Description 111 p. : ill. ; 22 cm
Contents Before -- Gedangan -- Halmaheira -- Reunion & tragey -- Rescue -- And then -- Timeline of the war and more
Summary In a shockingly honest narrative, a former prisoner-of-war tells how her family, along with ten thousand other Dutch residents living in the Dutch East Indies were shipped off to internment camps where food rationing, terrible sanitary conditions, and an uncertain future were the norms for more than three years
Note Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2009
Series SOE Curriculum Lab
Alternate Author Viola, Herman J

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