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The Gods Left First - a book by Barshay, Andrew E.

The Gods Left First

The Captivity and Repatriation of Japanese POWs in Northeast Asia, 1945-1956

The Gods Left First( )
Author: Barshay, Andrew E.
Publication Date:Aug 2013
Publisher:University of California Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $65.00
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At the time of Japan’s surrender to Allied forces on August 15, 1945, some six million Japanese were left stranded across the vast expanse of a vanquished Asian empire. Half civilian and half military, they faced the prospect of returning somehow to a Japan that lay prostrate, its cities destroyed, after years of warfare and Allied bombing campaigns. Among them were more than 600,000 soldiers of Japan’s army in Manchuria, who had surrendered to the Red Army only to be...
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