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The Resource Japanese Army stragglers and memories of the war in Japan, 1950-1975, Beatrice Trefalt

Japanese Army stragglers and memories of the war in Japan, 1950-1975, Beatrice Trefalt

Label
Japanese Army stragglers and memories of the war in Japan, 1950-1975
Title
Japanese Army stragglers and memories of the war in Japan, 1950-1975
Statement of responsibility
Beatrice Trefalt
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Beatrice Trefalt describes and charts the various discoveries of Japanese soldiers who were still fighting World War II in South East Asia and the Pacific region long after it had ended. She also addresses their repatriation to Japan and the ambivalence of memories of the War in Japan.
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Trefalt, Beatrice
Dewey number
940.5352
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
DS889.15
LC item number
.T74 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
RoutledgeCurzon studies in the modern history of Asia
Series volume
13
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Japan
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Japan
  • HISTORY
  • Armed Forces
  • Social aspects
  • Veterans
  • Japan
  • Pacific Area
  • Southeast Asia
  • Weltkrieg
  • Soldat
  • Spätheimkehrer
  • Südostasien
  • Veteran
  • Japan
Summary expansion
This book charts comprehensively the various discoveries in South East Asia and the Pacific of Japanese soldiers still fighting the Second World War many years after it had ended. It explores their return to Japan and their impact on the Japanese people, revealing changing attitudes to war veterans and war casualties, families, as well as the ambivalence of memories of the war in Japan
Label
Japanese Army stragglers and memories of the war in Japan, 1950-1975, Beatrice Trefalt
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 220-235) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The shared past: mobilisation for war -- Creating stragglers: demobilisation, 1945-1950 -- 'Five years on mice and potatoes': exotic stragglers, 1950-1952 -- 'Living spirits of the war dead', 1954-1956 -- 'But they are not gorillas', 1959-1960 -- The past in the present: Yokoi Shōichi returns from Guam, 1972 -- 'In the jungle, the war was still going on': Kozuka Kinshichi, Onoda Hirō and the last of Lubang, 1972-1974 -- Nakamura Teruo: the last straggler and the issue of imperialism -- Conclusion -- Appendix: number and provenance of repatriates to Japan, 1945-1995
Control code
56366053
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 241 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781134383382
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)56366053
Label
Japanese Army stragglers and memories of the war in Japan, 1950-1975, Beatrice Trefalt
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 220-235) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The shared past: mobilisation for war -- Creating stragglers: demobilisation, 1945-1950 -- 'Five years on mice and potatoes': exotic stragglers, 1950-1952 -- 'Living spirits of the war dead', 1954-1956 -- 'But they are not gorillas', 1959-1960 -- The past in the present: Yokoi Shōichi returns from Guam, 1972 -- 'In the jungle, the war was still going on': Kozuka Kinshichi, Onoda Hirō and the last of Lubang, 1972-1974 -- Nakamura Teruo: the last straggler and the issue of imperialism -- Conclusion -- Appendix: number and provenance of repatriates to Japan, 1945-1995
Control code
56366053
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 241 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781134383382
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)56366053

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