Rescued by Mao: World War II, Wake Island, and my remarkable escape to freedom across mainland China

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Silverleaf Press,
Pub. Date:
[2007]
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English
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For the first time ever, Bill Taylor shares his story of escape as a prisoner of war during World War II. This biography details Taylor's astonishing experiences as a prisoner of war, an escapee, a wanderer through a strange land, and his eventual meeting with the famous Communist leader, Mao Zedong. This fascinating and engaging story shares the life of a war hero who was the only World War II prisoner of war to successfully escape, inspiring readers by revealing the personal strength and courageous adventures of a lone survivor.
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9781933317878
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subject_facet Autobiographies, Biographies, Escaped prisoners of war -- China -- Biography, Personal narratives, American, Prisoner-of-war escapes -- China, Prisoners of war -- Japan -- Biography, Prisoners of war -- United States -- Biography, Taylor, William -- (William L.), World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American, World War, 1939-1945 -- Prisoners and prisons, Japanese
title_display Rescued by Mao: World War II, Wake Island, and my remarkable escape to freedom across mainland China
title_full Rescued by Mao: World War II, Wake Island, and my remarkable escape to freedom across mainland China / William Taylor
title_short Rescued by Mao:
title_sub World War II, Wake Island, and my remarkable escape to freedom across mainland China
topic_facet Escaped prisoners of war, Prisoner-of-war escapes, Prisoners and prisons, Japanese, Prisoners of war, Taylor, William, World War, 1939-1945