Women heroes of World War II

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Women heroes of World War II : the Pacific Theater : 15 stories of resistance, rescue, sabotage, and survival

Atwood, Kathryn J.

Chicago, Ill. : Chicago Review Press, [2017]

xix, 235 p. : ill., map ; 23 cm.

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Tells the stories of fifteen women who risked their lives through their activities as spies, medics, journalists, resisters and saboteurs in the Pacific Theater of Operations during World War II.

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1 copy available at Mt Anthony Union Middle School

ISBN:

9781613731680

LC Call No:

D810.W7 A86 2017

Dewey Class No:

940.53/092/52/5 B 23

Author:

Atwood, Kathryn J.

Title:

Women heroes of World War II : the Pacific Theater : 15 stories of resistance, rescue, sabotage, and survival / Kathryn J. Atwood.

VaryingTitle:

Women heroes of World War Two

VaryingTitle:

Women heroes of World War 2

Publisher:

Chicago, Ill. : Chicago Review Press, [2017]

Physical:

xix, 235 p. : ill., map ; 23 cm.

BibliogrphyNote:

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Citation/Refs:

School Library Journal, October 2016

Citation/Refs:

Booklist starred, September 2016

Citation/Refs:

Kirkus Review, August 2016

Summary:

Tells the stories of fifteen women who risked their lives through their activities as spies, medics, journalists, resisters and saboteurs in the Pacific Theater of Operations during World War II.

Target Audience:

Young Adult Follett School Solutions.

Subject:

World War, 1939-1945--Women--Biography--Juvenile literature.

Subject:

World War, 1939-1945--Participation, Female--Juvenile literature.

Subject:

World War, 1939-1945--Pacific Area--Juvenile literature.

Subject:

World War, 1939-1945--Underground movements--Juvenile literature.

Subject:

World War, 1939-1945--Women--Biography.

Subject:

World War, 1939-1945--Participation, Female.

Subject:

World War, 1939-1945--Pacific Area.

Subject:

World War, 1939-1945--Underground movements.

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505 ContentsNote 0   $a Formatted contents note  China -- Peggy Hull: in a war zone -- Minnie Vautrin: American hero at the Nanking Massacre -- Gladys Aylward: "All China is a battlefield" -- The United States and the Philippines -- Elizabeth MacDonald: Pearl Harbor reporter and OSS agent -- Denny Williams: Nurse under fire -- Margaret Utinsky: The Miss U network -- Yay Panlilio: Guerilla writer -- Claire Phillips: Spy singer -- Maria Rosa Henson: Guerilla courier and "comfort woman" -- Mayala, Singapore, and the Dutch East Indies -- Sybil Kathigasu: "This was war" -- Elizabeth Choy: "Justice will triumph" -- Vivian Bullwinkel: Sole survivor -- Helen Coljin: Rising above -- Iwo Jima and Okinawa -- Jane Kendeign: Flight nurse -- Dickey Chapelle: "As far forward as you'll let me".
510 Citation/Refs 3   $a Name of source  School Library Journal, October 2016
510 Citation/Refs 3   $a Name of source  Booklist starred, September 2016
510 Citation/Refs 3   $a Name of source  Kirkus Review, August 2016
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