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Hiroshima Joe (1985) [Novel]
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Captured by Hirohito’s soldiers at the fall of Hong Kong and transferred to a Japanese slave camp outside Hiroshima, Captain Joe Sandingham was present when the bomb was dropped. Now a shell of a man, he lives in a cheap Hong Kong hotel, scrounging for food and the occasional bar girl. The locals call him "Hiroshima Joe" with a mixture of pity and contempt. But Joe—haunted by the sounds and voices of his past, debilitated by illness, and shattered by his wartime ordeal—is a man whose compassion and will to survive define a clear-eyed and unexpected heroism.

Original title: Hiroshima Joe
Original languages: English

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Genre: FictionHistoricalWorld War II

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Hiroshima Joe (1985)
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Language: English

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ISBN: 031226805X

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