The Resource The train to Crystal City : FDR's secret prisoner exchange program and America's only family internment camp during World War II, Jan Jarboe Russell

The train to Crystal City : FDR's secret prisoner exchange program and America's only family internment camp during World War II, Jan Jarboe Russell

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The train to Crystal City : FDR's secret prisoner exchange program and America's only family internment camp during World War II
Title
The train to Crystal City
Title remainder
FDR's secret prisoner exchange program and America's only family internment camp during World War II
Statement of responsibility
Jan Jarboe Russell
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Language
eng
Summary
Focusing on a little-known event in American history that has long been kept quiet, a dramatic account exposes a secret FDR-approved American internment camp in Texas during World War II where hundreds of prisoners were exchanged for other Americans behind enemy lines in Japan and Germany. --Publisher's description
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
940.53/177644370922
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
D805.5.C79
LC item number
R87 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
The train to Crystal City : FDR's secret prisoner exchange program and America's only family internment camp during World War II, Jan Jarboe Russell
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The train to Crystal City : FDR's secret prisoner exchange program and America's only family internment camp during World War II, Jan Jarboe Russell
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 335-370) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Without trial. New enemies ; Eleanor vs. Franklin ; Strangers in a small Texas town -- Destination: Crystal City. Internment without trial ; A family renunion ; The hot summer of '43 ; "Be patient" ; To be or not to be an American ; Yes-yes, no-no ; A test of faith ; The birds are crying -- The equation of exchange. Trade bait ; The false passports ; Under fire ; Into Algeria ; The all-American camp ; Shipped to Japan ; Harrison's second act -- The road home. After the war ; Beyond the barbed wire ; The train from Crystal City
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ocn898205999
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24 cm
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Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
xix, 393 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781451693669
Lccn
2014030862
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)898205999

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