Three came home (Time reading program special edition)

by Agnes Newton Keith | History |
ISBN: 0809436078 Global Overview for this book
Registered by 5thavesue of Pleasantville, New York USA on 5/30/2018
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Journal Entry 1 by 5thavesue from Pleasantville, New York USA on Wednesday, May 30, 2018
This book also became a movie with Claudette Colbert and you can find it on Youtube.

Synopsis: Three Came Home" tells of the author's time in Japanese POW and civilian internee camps in North Borneo and Sarawak, and was made into a film of the same name in 1950. It describes Keith's life in North Borneo in the period immediately before the Japanese invasion in 1942, and her subsequent internment and suffering, separated from her husband Harry, and with a young son to care for. Keith was initially interned at Berhala Island near Sandakan, North Borneo (today's Sabah) but spent most of her captivity at Batu Lintang camp at Kuching, Sarawak. The camp was liberated in September, 1945. (less)

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Journal Entry 2 by 5thavesue at Little Free Library - Rugby Road in Brooklyn, New York USA on Friday, June 1, 2018

Released 5 yrs ago (6/1/2018 UTC) at Little Free Library - Rugby Road in Brooklyn, New York USA

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