We Band of Angels

We Band of Angels

The Untold Story of American Nurses Trapped on Bataan by the Japanese

Book - 1999
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Baker & Taylor
Celebrates the heroism of the Army and Navy nurses imprisoned for three years in a Japanese prisoner-of-war camp

Baker
& Taylor

Offers the inspirational, little-known story of the "Angels of Bataan," the American nurses who worked on Bataan and who were captured along with American soldiers after the fall of Corregidor during World War II. 30,000 first printing. Tour.

Publisher: New York : Random House, c1999.
Edition: 1st ed.
ISBN: 9780375502453
0375502459
Branch Call Number: 940.547573 NOR
Characteristics: xv, 327 p., [32] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.

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DeltaQueen50
Nov 07, 2012

Compiling her book from personal interviews, letter, diaries and journals, Elizabeth M. Norman writes an extremely comprehensive story. So much information is packed into these pages that at times, I felt overwhelmed by all the details. To read of what these women endured, told in their own words was both humbling and emotional. We Band of Angels is an inspiring story of women who helped, cared for and supported each other, yet remained professional, and never forgot to include a little humor as they lived through these horrific years of captivity. I highly recommend We Band of Angels both for it’s sheer readability and as a great source of information on the Pacific Theatre of World War II.

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