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Introduction

Tonny Banham

in We Shall Suffer There

Published by Hong Kong University Press

Published in print March 2009 | ISBN: 9789622099609
Published online September 2011 | e-ISBN: 9789882207677 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5790/hongkong/9789622099609.003.0011
Introduction

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This introductory chapter discusses briefly the contents that are found in this book. The author tells the tale of the people who were caught in the Japanese invasion and occupation of Hong Kong. In order to get the information presented in the following chapters, he conducted personal interviews and found other primary sources. The author further stresses that the book does not contain experiences of being in a POW or Internment Camp.

Keywords: Japanese invasion; occupation; Hong Kong; personal interviews; primary sources; POW; Internment Camp

Chapter.  431 words. 

Subjects: Asian History

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