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The 'internal escape' of POWs

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A new book sheds light on the creativity of Allied POWs during WWII.

The author Midge Gillies and John Lowe, who was a prisoner of war in Singapore, Taiwan and Japan, discuss a new view of POWs that provides a rare picture of life behind barbed wire.


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