Among the Headhunters

An Extraordinary World War II Story of Survival in the Burmese Jungle
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Product Number: Z100115243
Released: Jun 07, 2016
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ISBN: #9781515924340
Narrator/s: Derek Perkins
Publisher: Tantor Media, Inc
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Flying the notorious "hump route" between India and China in 1943, a twin-engine plane suffered mechanical failure and crashed in a dense mountain jungle. Among the passengers and crew were celebrated CBS journalist Eric Sevareid, a Soviet double-agent posing as an OSS operative, and General Joseph "Vinegar Joe" Stilwell's personal political adviser. Against the odds, all but one of the twenty-one people aboard the aircraft survived-but they fell from the frying pan into the fire. They landed in wild countryside dominated by the Nagas, notorious headhunters who routinely practiced slavery and human sacrifice. Japanese soldiers lay close by, too, with their own brand of hatred for Americans. Among the Headhunters is the first account of this incredible story.

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Author(s): Robert Lyman
Genre: History
Original Publish Date: Jun 07, 2016

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Author(s): Robert Lyman
Narrator(s): Derek Perkins
Genre: History
Product Number DD24907
Released: Jun 07, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: Tantor Media, Inc
ISBN: #9781515904342

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