Eve of a Hundred Midnights

The Star-Crossed Love Story of Two WWII Correspondents and their Epic Escape Across the Pacific
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Audio (10 discs)
Product Number: DD25631
Released: Jun 21, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781504734004
Narrator/s: Danny Campbell
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On New Year's Eve, 1941, just three weeks after the attack on Pearl Harbor, the Japanese were bombing the Philippine capital of Manila, where journalists Mel and Annalee Jacoby had married just a month earlier. The couple had worked in China as members of a community of foreign correspondents with ties to Chinese leaders; if captured by invading Japanese troops, they were certain to be executed. Racing to the docks just before midnight, they barely escaped on a freighter-- the beginning of a tumultuous journey that would take them from one island outpost to another. While keeping ahead of the approaching Japanese, Mel and Annalee covered the harrowing war in the Pacific Theater-- two of only a handful of dedicated journalists reporting from the region.

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Author(s): Bill Lascher
Genre: History

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Author(s): Bill Lascher
Narrator(s): Danny Campbell
Product Number Z100113900
Released: Jun 21, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: HarperAudio
ISBN: #9780062472045
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Author(s): Bill Lascher
Product Number EB00625721
Released: Jun 21, 2016
Business Term: 26 Circ
Publisher: William Morrow
ISBN: #9780062375223

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