Birthdays in the Cemetery: A Childhood in World War II Manila

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A child's extraordinary and uplifting memoir - surviving World War II in Manila, Philippines (Black & white edition). Just after Pearl Harbor Day, a motherless six-year-old girl awakens when a bomb falls a block from her home, the beginning of years of shattering deprivation. In World War II Manila, Katinka suffers starvation, illness, and cruelty and loses family in the infamous Bataan Death March. She survives the Japanese occupation and the Battle of Manila. By the end of the war, Manila is destroyed and a million ...

Birthdays in the Cemetery: A Childhood in World War II Manila 2016, Alford Marr

ISBN-13: 9781943881017

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