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Author Obmascik, Mark, author.

Title The storm on our shores [UNABRIDGED sound recording] : one island, two soldiers, and the forgotten battle of World War II / Mark Obmascik.

Edition Unabridged.
Publication Info. New York, NY : Audioworks, imprint of Simon & Schuster Audio, [2019]
Location Call No. Status
 95th Street Adult Books on CD Nonfiction-NEW  895.644 OBM    AVAILABLE
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Description 8 audio discs (approximately 9 hr.) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
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CD audio
Note Title from container.
Compact discs.
Performer Read by John Bedford Lloyd.
Summary A long-lost document from World War II: the diary of a Japanese surgeon, recovered from his body by the soldier who killed him. Written as one desperate man's final testament, Paul Nobuo Tatsuguchi's journal revealed the medic's studies in America and his love for the US. It sent shock waves through American troops of the 1940s, shattering racist preconceptions and opening eyes to the common humanity of soldiers on both sides of the battle lines. Years later, it sent Laura Tatsuguchi Davis, the dead medic's daughter, on an intense search for the truth behind her father's life and legacy. And it drove Dick Laird, the sergeant who found the diary, to undertake a forty-year quest on two continents to find Laura, whose kindness and forgiveness offered redemption for his own tortured soul.
Subject Soldiers' writings -- Sound recordings.
Soldiers -- United States -- Sound recordings.
Soldiers -- Japan -- Sound recordings.
Attu, Battle of, Alaska, 1943 -- Sound recordings.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Alaska -- Sound recordings.
Genre Audiobooks.
Added Author Lloyd, John Bedford, narrator.
ISBN 9781508283157
150828315X
Music No. 12224279
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