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

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[2007]
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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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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_displayRescued by Mao : World War II, Wake Island, and my remarkable escape to freedom across mainland China
title_fullRescued by Mao: World War II, Wake Island, and my remarkable escape to freedom across mainland China / William Taylor
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Prisoner-of-war escapes
Prisoners and prisons, Japanese
Prisoners of war
Taylor, William
World War, 1939-1945