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Encyclopedia of prisoners of war and internment

Author: Jonathan F Vance
Publisher: Santa Barbara, Calif : ABC-CLIO, ©2000.
Series: ABC-CLIO E-Books.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
The entries in this encyclopedia are intended to be self-contained, but cross-references to other, related entries have been provided wherever possible. Of the thousands of published sources on captivity in wartime, only the most significant and most likely to be easily obtainable were selected.
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Genre/Form: Encyclopedia
Encyclopedias
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jonathan F Vance
ISBN: 1576070689 9781576070680 9791576070689
OCLC Number: 44768948
Description: xviii, 408 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: Accommodation --
Afghan Wars --
Agincourt Massacre --
Altmark Incident --
American Revolution --
Andersonville --
Apache Wars --
Arbeitskommandos --
Ardeatine Caves Massacre --
Ashanti Wars --
Assurance --
Auschwitz --
Avitaminosis --
Aztecs --
Bader, Douglas Robert Steuart --
Barbary Wars --
Barbed-Wire Disease --
Basil II Bulgaroctonus --
Bataan Death March --
Berger, Gottlob --
Bicycle Camp --
Big Switch, Operation --
Black Hole of Calcutta --
Blue Division --
Boer War --
Bosnian War --
Boulle, Pierre --
Brandstrom, Elsa --
The Bridge on the River Kwai --
British Army Aid Group --
British Free Corps --
Brussels Declaration --
Buchenwald --
Bullet Decree --
Burma-Thailand (Death) Railway --
Bushell, Roger Joyce --
Cabanatuan --
Camp Followers --
The Captive Heart --
Cavell, Edith --
Central POW Agency --
Cervantes, Miguel de --
Changi --
Chaplains --
Chieti --
Children --
Churchill, Winston Leonard Spencer --
Civilian Interness--World War I --
Civilian Internees--World War II --
Civilian Interness--World War II--Britain --
Civilian Internees--World War II--North America --
Code of Conduct --
Colditz --
The Colditz Story --
Colonial Captivity Narratives --
Commando Order --
Commissar Order --
Concentration Camps --
Cowra Incident --
Crusades --
Cummings, Edward Estlin (e. e.) --
Czech Legion --
Dachau --
Dartmoor --
Dean, Major General William F. --
Decree Concerning Prisoners of War --
Defection --
Defence Regulation 18B --
DEF/SEP Status --
Doolittle Raid --
Dulag Luft --
Education --
Egypt, Ancient --
Elmira --
English Civil War --
Epidemics --
Escape --
Exchange --
Extermination Camps --
Falklands War --
Families --
Featherston Incident --
Film --
Forcible Repatriation --
Franco-Prussian War --
Fraustadt-Grodno Massacres --
French Revolution, Wars of the --
Fryatt, Charles Algernon --
Gaulle, Charles-Andre-Marie-Joseph de --
Geneva Convention of 1929 --
Geneva Convention of 1949 --
Geneva Conventions of 1864 and 1906 --
Gerard, James Watson, III --
Gestapo --
Giraud, Henri-Honore --
Grand Illusion (La Grande Illusion) --
Great Escape --
The Great Escape --
Great Northern War --
Greece--Bronze Age to the Hellenistic Period --
Greece--Hellenistic Period --
Grotius, Hugo (Huigh de Groot) --
Guerrillas --
Gulag --
Gulf War --
Hague Conventions of 1899 and 1907 --
Hanoi Hilton --
Health --
Hittites --
Ho Chi Minh Trail --
Hogan's Heroes --
Holloway Prison --
Holzminden --
Homecoming, Operation --
Homosexuality --
Human Shields --
Hundred Years War --
Imma --
Indian Mutiny --
India-Pakistan Wars --
Indoctrination --
Information Bureaus --
International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) --
International Law --
Interrogation --
Interrogation in Depth --
Island Farm --
Isle of Man --
Italian Unification, Wars of --
Jacobite Risings --
Jean II of France --
Karbala --
Katyn Forest Massacre --
Keelhaul, Operation --
King Rat --
Koje Incident --
Korean War --
Kosovo War --
Labor --
Lamsdorf --
Libby Prison --
Liberation --
Libraries --
Liddell, Eric Henry --
Lidice Massacre --
Lieber Code --
Livingston, Camp --
Lynching --
Mail --
Malmedy Massacre --
The Manchurian Candidate --
Maori Wars --
Maschke Commission --
Mather, Cotton --
Merchant Seamen --
Merry Christmas, Mr. Lawrence --
Mexican-American War --
Meyer, Kurt --
MI9 --
MIS-X --
Mixed Medical Commissions --
Mongols --
Montesquieu, Charles-Louis de Secondat, Baron de la Brede et de --
More, Thomas --
Murman Railway --
Music --
Mutilation --
Napoleonic Wars --
Neutral Internees --
Neutral Nations Repatriation Commission --
Northern Ireland --
Nuremberg Trials --
Nurses --
Ooka Shohei --
Oradour-sur-Glane Massacre --
"Other Losses" --
Ottoman Empire --
Le Paradis Massacre --
Parole --
Pavie, Marie-Marguerite Fabre --
Pay --
Peiper, Joachim (Jochen) --
Peloponnesian War --
Percival, Arthur Ernest --
Philippine-American War --
Plains Indian Warfare --
POW/MIA Issue --
Prison Ships --
Prisoners of the Sun --
Protected Personnel --
Protecting Power --
Pueblo Incident --
Punic Wars --
Race --
Ransom --
Rations --
Reeducation --
Rehabilitation --
Religion --
Reparations --
Repatriation --
Reprisals --
Roman World --
Rousseau, Jean-Jacques --
Ruhleben --
Russian Civil War --
Russo-Japanese War --
St. John Ambulance --
Sandakan-Ranau Death March --
Scapini, Georges --
Scott, Winfield --
Seminole Wars --
Seven Years' War --
Sexual Relations --
Sexual Slavery --
Shackling Incident --
Sikh Wars --
Sinclair, Albert Michael --
Sioux Wars --
Slaughterhouse-Five --
Slavery --
Son Tay Raid --
Soviet Special Camps in Germany --
Soyinka, Wole --
Spanish Armada --
Spanish-American War --
Sphacteria, Battle of --
Sports --
Stalag Luft 3 --
Stalag 17 --
Stephenson, Sir William Samuel --
Stockdale, James Bond --
Sulmona --
Swedish-Russian Wars --
Taiping Rebellion --
Tamerlane --
Theater --
Thirty Years' War --
Thompson, Captain Floyd J. "Jim" --
Tokyo War Crimes Trials --
Townshend, Sir Charles Vere Ferrers --
Transit Camps --
Transportation by Sea --
Treaty of Amity and Commerce --
United States Civil War --
van der Post, Sir Laurens --
Vattel, Emmerich de --
Vichy France --
Vietnam War --
Vivisection --
Vlasov, Lieutenant General Andrei --
Von Ryan's Express --
Vonnegut, Kurt, Jr. --
Waffen-SS --
Wainwright, Jonathan Mayhew --
War of 1812 --
Wars of the Roses --
Werra, Franz von --
Wodehouse, Sir Pelham Grenville --
Women --
Wooden Horse --
World War I--Africa --
World War I--Eastern Front --
World War I--Far East --
World War I--Middle East --
World War I--Ottoman Empire --
World War I--Western Front --
World War II--Eastern Front --
World War II--Far East --
World War II--Japanese-Americans and Japanese-Canadians --
World War II--Latin America --
World War II--North America --
World War II--Western Europe --
Wormhout Massacre --
Wounded Knee Massacre --
Yalta Conference --
Yeo-Thomas, Forest Frederick Edward --
Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA) --
Zentsuji --
Extracts from Instructions for the Government of the Armies of the United States in the Field (the "Lieber Code") --
Extracts from the 1907 Hague Convention IV with Respects to the Laws and Customs of War on Land --
Geneva Convention Relative to the Treatment of Prisoners of War (1929) --
Extracts from the Geneva Convention Relative to the Treatment of Prisoners of War (1949).
Series Title: ABC-CLIO E-Books.
Responsibility: Jonathan F. Vance, editor.

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This work includes entries, which were written by an international team of experts in the field of POW studies drawn from Europe, North America and Australasia, including the Ardeatine Caves  Read more...
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